Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Zopf) Lehmann and Neumann (ATCC® 25177D-5)

Strain Designations: Genomic DNA from Mycobacterium tuberculosis Strain H37Ra [ATCC® 25177™]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Genomic DNA from Mycobacterium tuberculosis Strain H37Ra [ATCC® 25177™]
Respiratory research
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
At least 5 µg in 1X TE buffer
OD260/OD280: 1.6 to 2.0
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Ra, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Source culture exhibits class A beta-lactamase activity.
Source culture is an attenuated strain.
This preparation of high molecular weight DNA is appropriate for use in the polymerase chain reaction (PCR)* process and other molecular biology applications.
*The PCR process is covered by patents owned by Hoffmann-La Roche Inc. Use of the PCR process requires a license.
Genome sequenced strain
Name of Depositor ATCC
Special Collection DNA

McMurray DN, et al. Respiratory infection with attenuated Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Ra in malnourished guinea pigs. Infect. Immun. 39: 793-799, 1983. PubMed: 6403460

Alsaadi AI, Smith DW. The fate of virulent and attenuated Mycobacteria in guinea pigs infected by the respiratory route. Am. Rev. Respir. Dis. 107: 1041-1046, 1973. PubMed: 4197232

European Pharmacopoeia Commission Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Strasbourg, France:European Pharmacopoeia Commission;European Pharmacopoeia EP 2.6.2, 1997

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

Voladri RK, et al. Recombinant expression and characterization of the major B-lactamase of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 42: 1375-1381, 1998. PubMed: 9624479

Hackbarth CJ, et al. Cloning and sequence analysis of a class A beta-lactamase from Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Ra. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 41: 1182-1185, 1997. PubMed: 9145897

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : MTU24555 Mycobacterium tuberculosis 23S rRNA, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : MTU67924 Mycobacterium tuberculosis beta-lactamase (blaA) gene, complete cds

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X70901 M.tuberculosis mce gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110247 Sequence 980 from Patent WO0123604

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000611 Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Ra, complete genome.

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