Mycoplasma fermentans (ATCC® 19989-TTR)

Strain Designations: PG18 [G, NCTC 10117]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations PG18 [G, NCTC 10117]
Application
Useful for assay development
Isolation
Ulcerative balanitis
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format frozen 0.5 mL
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Comments
Derived from ATCC 19989. A component of ATCC MP-7, a panel of 10 Titered Mycoplasma Reference Strains, each with calculated genome copy numbers, useful for assay development.
Genome sequencing strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 243: Mycoplasma medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor RG Wittler
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RG Wittler <-- D.G. ff. Edward PG 18 <-- M. Ruiter strain G
Isolation
Ulcerative balanitis
References

Sneath PH, Skerman VB. A list of type and reference strains of bacteria. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 16: 1-134, 1966.

Edward DG. A suggested classification and nomenclature for organisms of the pleuropneumonia group. Int. Bull. Bacteriol. Nomencl. Taxon. 5: 85-93, 1955.

Edward DG, Freundt EA. Type strains of species of the order Mycoplasmatales, including designation of neotypes for Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides, Mycoplasma agalactiae subsp. agalactiae, and Mycoplasma arthritidis. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 55-61, 1973.

Edward DG, Freundt EA. The classification and nomenclature of organisms of the pleuropneumonia groups. J. Gen. Microbiol. 14: 197-207, 1956. PubMed: 13306904

Ruiter M, Wentholt HM. The occurrence of a pleuropneumonia-like organism in fusospirillary infections of the human genital mucosa. J. Invest. Dermatol. 18: 313-325, 1952.

Nicol CS, Edward DG. Role of organisms of the pleuropneumonia group in human genital infections. Br. J. Vener. Dis. 29: 141-150, 1953.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980.

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