Mycobacterium mucogenicum Springer et al. (ATCC® 49649)

Strain Designations: MO12 [CDC 77-590]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycobacterium chelonae-like organism
Strain Designations MO12 [CDC 77-590]
Peritoneal fluid, Seattle, WA
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Cause of peritonitis
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor RJ Wallace
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RJ Wallace<<--V.A. Silcox
Peritoneal fluid, Seattle, WA

Band JD, et al. Peritonitis due to a mycobacterium chelonei-like organism associated with intermittent chronic peritoneal dialysis. J. Infect. Dis. 145: 9-17, 1982. PubMed: 7054321

Springer B, et al. Phylogeny of the Mycobacterium chelonae-like organism based on partial sequencing of the 16S rRNA gene and proposal of Mycobacterium mucogenicum sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45: 262-267, 1995. PubMed: 7537060

Wallace RJ Jr., et al. Clinical significance, biochemical features, and susceptibility patterns of sporadic isolates of the Mycobacterium chelonae-like organism. J. Clin. Microbiol. 31: 3231-3239, 1993. PubMed: 8308116

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X80773 Mycobacterium Chelonae-like organism 16S rRNA gene.

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