Legionella tucsonensis Thacker et al. (ATCC® 49180)

Strain Designations: 1087-AZ-H  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 1087-AZ-H
Pleural fluid from renal transplant patient, Tucson, AZ
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Growth Conditions: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor WL Thacker
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--WL Thacker<<--R.B. Schifman
Pleural fluid from renal transplant patient, Tucson, AZ

Validation list no. 32. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 105-106, 1990.

Thacker WL, et al. Legionella tucsonensis sp. nov. isolated from a renal transplant recipient. J. Clin. Microbiol. 27: 1831-1834, 1989. PubMed: 2671032

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type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U92224 Legionella tucsonensis macrophage infectivity potentiator (mip) gene, complete cds.

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