Leptospira borgpetersenii Yasuda et al. (ATCC® 23580)

Strain Designations: Castellon 3  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Leptospira interrogans (Stimson) Wenyon
Strain Designations Castellon 3
Apodemus sylvaticus, Spain
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Serovar castellonis
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serovar castellonis
Reference strain for serotype castellonis
Medium ATCC® Medium 1470: Modified Leptospira medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor AD Alexander
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- AD Alexander <-- B Babudieri
Apodemus sylvaticus, Spain

. . Curr. Probl. Leptospirosis Res., WHO Techn. Rep. Ser. 380: 21, 1967.

. . Rend. Ist. Super. Sanita 18: 57-64, 1955.

Romero EC, Yasuda PH. Molecular characterization of Leptospira sp. strains isolated from human subjects in Sao Paulo, Brazil using a polymerase chain reaction-based assay: a public health tool. Mem. Inst. Oswaldo Cruz 101(4): 373-378, 2006. PubMed: 16951806

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