Streptococcus cristatus Handley et al. (ATCC® 49999)

Strain Designations: CC5A  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations CC5A
Transformation host
Coronal dental plaque
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
Sequence of putative adhesin gene, scbA
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor AL Coykendall
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--AL Coykendall<<--P. Handley <<--- B. Rosan <<--- C. Mouton
Coronal dental plaque

Correia FF, et al. scbA from Streptococcus crista CC5A: an atypical member of the lraI gene family. Infect. Immun. 64: 2114-2121, 1996. PubMed: 8675315

Handley P, et al. Streptococcus crista sp. nov., a viridans streptococcus with tufted fibrils, isolated from the human oral cavity and throat. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 543-547, 1991. PubMed: 1742199

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