Vibrio vulnificus (Reichelt et al.) Farmer emend. West et al. (ATCC® BAA-89)

Strain Designations: CDC 9532-96  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations CDC 9532-96
Enteric Research
Waterborne pathogen research
Human wound, Tiberias, Israel
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Workers with liver disease or immune deficiencies should take extra precautions. Gloves should be worn to protect agianst wound infection.
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor K Birkhead
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--K Birkhead<<--R. Colodner
Human wound, Tiberias, Israel

Bisharat N, et al. Clinical, epidemiological, and microbiological features of Vibrio vulnificus biogroup 3 causing outbreaks of wound infection and bacteraemia in Israel.. Lancet 354: 1421-1424, 1999. PubMed: 10543668

Karen Birkhead, personal communication