Mycobacterium scrofulaceum Prissick and Masson (ATCC® 19981)

Strain Designations: L2238 [1356, NCTC 10803, TMC 1323]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations L2238 [1356, NCTC 10803, TMC 1323]
Media testing
Cervical lymph node
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
Name of Depositor P Hauduroy
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- P Hauduroy <-- F Prissick 1356
Cervical lymph node

Wayne LG, Lessel EF. On the synonymy of Mycobacterium marianum Penso 1952 and Mycobacterium scrofulaceum Prissick and Masson 1956 and the resolution of a nomenclatural problem. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 19: 257-261, 1969.

Prissick FH, Masson AM. Yellow-pigmented pathogenic mycobacteria from cervical lymphadenitis. Can. J. Microbiol. 3: 91-100, 1957.

Prissick FH, Masson AM. Cervical lymphadenitis in children caused by chromogenic mycobacteria. Can. Med. Assoc. J. 75: 798-803, 1956.

Quality Control for Commercially Prepared Microbiological Culture Media; Approved Standard - 3rd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M22-A3.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X81389 M.scrofulaceum partial SOD gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X52924 Mycobacterium scrofulaceum 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U24545 Mycobacterium scrofulaceum 23S rRNA, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U26021 Mycobacterium scrofulaceum ATCC 19981 mce gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L15622 Mycobacterium scrofulaceum 16S ribosomal RNA and 23S ribosomal RNA gene fragments.

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