Shigella dysenteriae (Shiga) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 12039)

Strain Designations: CDC A-2050-52  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Shigella sp.
Strain Designations CDC A-2050-52
Enteric Research
Emerging infectious disease research
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Serotype 10
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype 10
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor CDC

Ewing WH. Serological relationships between shigella and coliform cultures. J. Bacteriol. 66: 333-340, 1953. PubMed: 13096483

Int. Bull. Bacteriol. Nomencl. Taxon. 8: 93-95, 1958.

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