Neisseria flavescens Branham (ATCC® 13120)

Strain Designations: N 155  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations N 155
Produces restriction endonucleases NflAI and NflAII.
Spinal fluid from patient with fatal meningitis, Illinois
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere:  5% CO2
Name of Depositor SE Branham
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- SE Branham <-- Chicago Dept. Hlth. 34A
Spinal fluid from patient with fatal meningitis, Illinois

Branham SE. A new meningococcus-like organism (Neisseria flavescens m. sp.) from epidemic meningitis. Public Health Rep. 45: 845-849, 1930.

Int. Bull. Bacteriol. Nomencl. Taxon. 8: 1-15, 1958.

Roberts RJ. Restriction and modification enzymes and their recognition sequences. Nucleic Acids Res. 13: r165-r200, 1985. PubMed: 2987885

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110017 Sequence 750 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L06168 Neisseria flavescens 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF205571 Neisseria flavescens aspartate b-semialdehyde dehydrogenase gene, partial cds.

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