Mycobacterium phlei Lehmann and Neumann (ATCC® 11758)

Strain Designations: Timoteo [ATCC 19249, NCTC 8151, TMC 1548]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Timoteo [ATCC 19249, NCTC 8151, TMC 1548]
Bacteriophage host
Type Strain yes
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® yes
Images 11758 Micrograph of bacteria at 1000X magnification 11758 Colonies on a #260 plate 11758 Micrograph of colonies on ATCC Medium #173
Type Strain yes
Name of Depositor G Penso

Gordon RE, Mihm JM. A comparison of four species of mycobacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 21: 736-748, 1959. PubMed: 13851229

Khoo KH, et al. Chemistry of the lyxose-containing mycobacteriophage receptors of Mycobacterium phlei/Mycobacterium smegmatis. Biochemistry 35: 11812-11819, 1996. PubMed: 8794763

Li Z, et al. Rapid detection of Mycobacterium avium in stool samples from AIDS patients by immunomagnetic PCR. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 1903-1907, 1996. PubMed: 8818878

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M29566 M.phlei 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U24540 Mycobacterium phlei 23S rRNA, partial sequence.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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