Tannerella forsythia (Tanner et al.) Sakamoto et al. (ATCC® 43037)

Strain Designations: FDC 338 [CCUG 21028A, CCUG 33064, CCUG 33226, CIP 105219, JCM 10827]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides forsythus Tanner et al.
Strain Designations FDC 338 [CCUG 21028A, CCUG 33064, CCUG 33226, CIP 105219, JCM 10827]
Human periodontal pocket, Massachusetts
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 1928: PY Medium (ATCC medium 1524) with horse serum and NAM
ATCC® Medium 1921: NAM medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N-10% H2 - 10% CO2
Name of Depositor AC Tanner
Human periodontal pocket, Massachusetts

Tanner AC, et al. Bacteroides forsythus sp. nov., a slow-growing, fusiform Bacteroides sp. from the human oral cavity. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 213-221, 1986.

Sakamoto M, et al. Reclassification of Bacteroides forsythus (Tanner et al. 1986) as Tannerella forsythensis corrig., gen. nov., comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 841-849, 2002. PubMed: 12054248

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ006516 Bacteroides forsythus groEL gene, strain ATCC 43037.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB001892 Bacteroides forsythus DNA for prtH protease, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U41291 Bacteroides forsythus random amplified polymorphic DNA fragment.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF054892 Bacteroides forsythus surface antigen BspA (bspA) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB035466 Bacteroides forsythus gene for EF-Tu, complete cds, strain:ATCC 43037.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB035477 Bacteroides forsythus gene for formate channel, complete cds, strain:ATCC 43037.

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