Actinomyces israelii (Kruse) Lachner-Sandoval (ATCC® 10049)

Strain Designations: 1833 [CDC W721]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Actinomyces bovis Harz
Strain Designations 1833 [CDC W721]
Human actinomycosis
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Antigenic Properties Serotype 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Intended Use
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype 1
Fa-serotyping and physiology
Medium ATCC® Medium 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-20% CO2
Name of Depositor CW Emmons
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CW Emmons <-- CI Woolsey
Human actinomycosis

Brock DW, Georg LK. Determination and analysis of Actinomyces israelii serotypes by fluorescent-antibody procedures. J. Bacteriol. 97: 581-588, 1969. PubMed: 4886286

Newton GL, et al. Distribution of thiols in microorganisms: mycothiol is a major thiol in most actinomycetes. J. Bacteriol. 178: 1990-1995, 1996. PubMed: 8606174

Brock DW, Georg LK. Characterization of Actinomyces israelii serotypes 1 and 2. J. Bacteriol. 97: 589-593, 1969. PubMed: 4886287

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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