Neisseria gonorrhoeae (Zopf) Trevisan (ATCC® 27633)

Strain Designations: MHD 446 [NCTC 10933]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations MHD 446 [NCTC 10933]
Sexually Transmitted Disease Research
Patient with gonorrhea
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.

Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Representative of auxotype 16
Nutritional study in chemically defined media
Medium ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor BW Catlin
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- BW Catlin <-- P. Pace
Patient with gonorrhea

Carifo K, Catlin BW. Neisseria gonorrhoeae auxotyping: differentiation of clinical isolates based on growth responses on chemically defined media. Appl. Microbiol. 26: 223-230, 1973. PubMed: 4201637

Catlin BW. Nutritional profiles of Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Neisseria meningitidis, and Neisseria lactamica in chemically defined media and the use of growth requirements for gonococcal typing. J. Infect. Dis. 128: 178-194, 1973. PubMed: 4198720