Mycobacterium immunogenum Wilson et al. (ATCC® 700505)

Strain Designations: MC779 [BH29, CIP 106684]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycobacterium sp.
Strain Designations MC779 [BH29, CIP 106684]
Isolation
Equipment, nosocomial pseudo-outbreak involving water-borne contamination of an automated bronchoscope washer, St. Louis, Missouri, 1990
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Name of Depositor RJ Wallace
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RJ Wallace <-- V. Fraser
Isolation
Equipment, nosocomial pseudo-outbreak involving water-borne contamination of an automated bronchoscope washer, St. Louis, Missouri, 1990
Year of Origin 1990
References

Wilson RW, et al. Mycobacterium immunogenum sp. nov., a novel species related to Mycobacterium abscessus and associated with clinical disease, pseudo-outbreaks and contaminated metalworking fluids: an international cooperative study on mycobacterial taxonomy. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1751-1764, 2001. PubMed: 11594606

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