Clostridium difficile (Hall and O'Toole) Prevot (ATCC® BAA-2156)

Strain Designations: LBM 0801040  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations LBM 0801040
Application
Quality control of chromID Clostridium difficile agar
Enteric Research
Isolation
Human feces, Cambridge, UK, 2007
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
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
Genotype Toxinotype: 0
Type Strain no
Comments
Binary toxin gene cdtB not amplified by PCR
Presence of tcdA and tcdB genes confirmed by PCR
Toxinotype 0
Genotype Toxinotype: 0
Name of Depositor N Moss
Isolation
Human feces, Cambridge, UK, 2007
References

Fawley WN, Wilcox MH; on behalf of the Clostridium difficile Ribotyping Network for England and N. Ireland (CDRN). An enhanced DNA fingerprinting service to investigate potential Clostridium difficile infection case clusters sharing the same PCR-ribotype. J. Clin. Microbiol. 49(12): 4333-4337, 2011. PubMed: 21956986

Lemee L, et al. Multiplex PCR targeting tpi (triose phosphate isomerase), tcdA (Toxin A), and tcdB (Toxin B) genes for toxigenic culture of Clostridium difficile. J. Clin. Microbiol. 42(12): 5710-5714, 2004. PubMed: 15583303

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