Neisseria elongata subsp. elongata Bovre and Holten (ATCC® 25295)

Strain Designations: NCTC 10660  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCTC 10660
Human nasopharynx
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
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 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor NCTC
Human nasopharynx

Bovre K, Holten E. Neisseria elongata sp.nov., a rod-shaped member of the genus Neisseria. Re-evaluation of cell shape as a criterion in classification. J. Gen. Microbiol. 60: 67-75, 1970. PubMed: 5488467

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109391 Sequence 124 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110016 Sequence 749 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L06171 Neisseria elongata 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF205570 Neisseria elongata aspartate b-semialdehyde dehydrogenase gene, partial cds.

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