Neisseria gonorrhoeae (Zopf) Trevisan (ATCC® 19999)

Strain Designations: 424L  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations 424L
Derived from existing strain
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties L-Phase Variant
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties L-Phase Variant
Neisseria gonorrhoeae 424-R-10 (ATCC 23051) is a revertant from this L-Phase variant
Medium Medium 252: Brain heart infusion (BHI) with agar, yeast extract, sucrose, inactivated horse serum, and penicillin
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2 plus moisture
Name of Depositor RG Wittler
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RG Wittler<<--R. Roberts
Derived from existing strain

Roberts RB. L form of Neisseria gonorrhoeae. J. Bacteriol. 92: 1609-1614, 1966. PubMed: 4959715

derived from a laboratory culture of Neisseria gonorrhoeae 424P (ATCC 23050)