Neisseria gonorrhoeae (Zopf) Trevisan (ATCC® 31151)

Strain Designations: GC/CB/004 [PGH 4-2, Pittsburgh 4-2]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations GC/CB/004 [PGH 4-2, Pittsburgh 4-2]
Application
Detection of
Used to produce vaccine against gonorrhea
Sexually Transmitted Disease Research
Isolation
Human gonorrhea patient
Type Strain no
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
Preparation and use of gonococcal pili for the detection and prevention of infections caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Medium ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor Bactex, Inc.
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished.
Isolation
Human gonorrhea patient
References

Brinton CC, McMichael JC. Gonococcal pili processes for the preparation thereof and the use thereof for the detection of and prevention of infections caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae. US Patent 4,696,896 dated Sep 29 1987

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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