Mycobacterium terrae Wayne (ATCC® 15755)

Strain Designations: W-45 [ATCC 15981, E.H. Runyon 2737, F628, NCTC 10856, TMC 1450]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations W-45 [ATCC 15981, E.H. Runyon 2737, F628, NCTC 10856, TMC 1450]
Application
Efficacy testing
Testing bactericides
Testing mycobactericides
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
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
Name of Depositor LG Wayne
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
References

Wayne LG. Classification and identification of mycobacteria. III. Species within group III. Am. Rev. Respir. Dis. 93: 919-928, 1966. PubMed: 5942239

Riska PF, et al. Specific identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis with the Luciferase Reporter mycobacteriophage: use of rho-nitro-alpha-acetylamino-beta-hydroxy propiophenone. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35: 3225-3231, 1997. PubMed: 9399524

Li Z, et al. Rapid detection of Mycobacterium avium in stool samples from AIDS patients by immunomagnetic PCR. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 1903-1907, 1996. PubMed: 8818878

Wayne LG, et al. Semantide- and chemotaxonomy-based analyses of some problematic phenotypic clusters of slowly growing mycobacteria, a cooperative study of the international working group on mycobacterial taxonomy. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 280-297, 1996. PubMed: 8573508

Glatman-Freedman A, et al. Monoclonal antibodies to surface antigens of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and their use in a modified enzyme-linked immunosorbent spot assay for detection of mycobacteria. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 2795-2802, 1996. PubMed: 8897185

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

Standard Quantitative Carrier Test Method to Evaluate the Bactericidal, Fungicidal, Mycobactericidal, and Sporicidal Potencies of Liquid Chemical Microbicides. West Conshohocken, PA:ASTM International;ASTM Standard Test Method E 2111-05.

Standard Quantitative Disk Carrier Test Method for Determining the Bactericidal, Virucidal, Fungicidal, Mycobactericidal and Sporicidal Activities of Liquid Chemical Germicides. West Conshohocken, PA:ASTM International;ASTM Standard Test Method E 2197-02.

Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics - Preservation of test organisms used for the determination of bactericidal, sporicidal and fungicidal activity. London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS EN 12353:2006.

Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Quantitative suspension test for the evaluation of mycobactericidal activity of chemical disinfectants in the medical area including instrument disinfectants --- Test methods and requirements (phase 2, step 1). London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS EN 14348:2005.

Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Application of European Standards for chemical disinfectants and antiseptics. London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS EN 14885:2006.

Chemical disinfectants --- Quantitative carrier test for evaluation of mycobactericidal activity of chemical disinfectants for instruments used in the medical area --- Test method and requirements (phase 2, step 2). London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard Draft BS EN 14563:2002.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M29568 M.terrae 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X52925 Mycobacterium terrae 16S rRNA gene.

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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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