Bartonella rochalimae (ATCC® BAA-1498)

Strain Designations: BMGH  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations BMGH
Isolation
43-year-old woman with splenomegaly, fever, anemia, and recent travel to Peru
isolation date: September 5, 2003
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 frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor JE Koehler
Special Collection ATCC
Isolation
43-year-old woman with splenomegaly, fever, anemia, and recent travel to Peru
isolation date: September 5, 2003
Year of Origin 2003
References

Koehler Jane E M.D., et al. Isolation of Rochalimaea Species from Cutaneous and Osseous Lesions of Bacillary Angiomatosis. N. Engl. J. Med. 327: 1625-1631, 1992.

Eremeeva ME, et al. Bacteremia, fever, and splenomegaly caused by a newly recognized bartonella species. N. Engl. J. Med. 356(23): 2381-2387, 2007. PubMed: 17554119

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : DQ683195 Bartonella rochalimae isolate BMGH citrate synthase (gltA) gene, partial cds

Nucleotide (GenBank) : DQ683196 Bartonella rochalimae isolate BMGH 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : DQ683197 Bartonella rochalimae isolate BMGH riboflavin synthase alpha chain (ribC) gene, partial cds

Nucleotide (GenBank) : DQ683198 Bartonella rochalimae isolate BMGH RNA polymerase beta subunit (rpoB) gene, partial cds

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