Corynebacterium urealyticum Pitcher et al. (ATCC® 43044)

Strain Designations: 3 [Garcia strain]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 3 [Garcia strain]
Quality control strain
Urine, Spain
Type Strain no
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 no
Group D2
This organism is included in the bioMerieux VITEK 2 - Colorimetric CBC ID Card Quality Control Organism Set.
Fatty acid profile
Medium ATCC® Medium 1452: Mueller Hinton Medium with 10% Rabbit Serum
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor F Soriano
Urine, Spain

Soriano F, et al. Corynebacterium group D2 as a cause of alkaline-encrusted cystitis: report of four cases and characterization of the organisms. J. Clin. Microbiol. 21: 788-792, 1985. PubMed: 3998111

Couderc F, et al. Mass spectrometry as a tool for identifying group D2 corynebacteria by their fatty acid profiles. J. Gen. Microbiol. 137: 1903-1909, 1991. PubMed: 1955869

VITEK 2 CBC Streamlined QC Set. bioMerieux.

VITEK 2 CBC Comprehensive QC Set. bioMerieux.

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