Tatlockia micdadei Garrity et al. (ATCC® 33218)

Strain Designations: TATLOCK [CIP 103882, NCTC 11371]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Legionella micdadei Hebert et al.
Strain Designations TATLOCK [CIP 103882, NCTC 11371]
Blood - human
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor GA Hebert
Blood - human

Garrity GM, et al. Tatlockia and Fluoribacter: Two new gener of organisms resembling Legionella pneumophila. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 609-614, 1980.

Hebert GA, et al. Legionella micdadei species nova: classification of a third species of Legionella associated with human pneumonia. Curr. Microbiol. 3: 255-257, 1980.

Hebert GA, et al. "Pittsburgh pneumonia agent": a bacterium phenotypically similar to Legionella pneumophila and identical to the TATLOCK bacterium. Ann. Intern. Med. 92: 53-54, 1980. PubMed: 6985784

Hebert GA, et al. The rickettsia-like organisms TATLOCK (1943) and HEBA (1959): bacteria phenotypically similar to but genetically distinct from Legionella pneumophila and the WIGA bacterium. Ann. Intern. Med. 92: 45-52, 1980. PubMed: 6985783

Validation list no. 5. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 676-677, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X66988 L. micdadei (ATCC 33218) 5S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z24694 L. micdadei 23S and 5S rRNA genes, partial CDS's.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M19443 T. micdadei (strain TATLOCK) 16S rRNA, partial, segment 1 of 3.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M19449 T. micdadei (strain TATLOCK) 16S rRNA, partial, segment 2 of 3.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M22261 T. micdadei (strain TATLOCK) 16S rRNA, partial, segment 3 of 3.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z30460 L. micdadei tatlock genes for 23S ribosomal RNA and 5S ribosomal RNA.

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