Neisseria lactamica Hollis et al. (ATCC® 23970)

Strain Designations: NCDC A7515 [NCTC 10617]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations NCDC A7515 [NCTC 10617]
Quality control strain
Quality control strain for BBL and bioMérieux VITEK products
Type Strain yes
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 freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® yes
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor DG Hollis

Hollis DG, et al. Neisseria lactamicus sp. n., a lactose-fermenting species resembling Neisseria meningitidis. Appl. Microbiol. 17: 71-77, 1969. PubMed: 4975454

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

Abbreviated Identification of Bacteria and Yeast; Approved Guideline. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M35-A2.

VITEK 2 Comprehensive QC Set. bioMerieux.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110020 Sequence 753 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF205573 Neisseria lactamica aspartate b-semialdehyde dehydrogenase gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U06074 Neisseria lactamica NlaIV DNA methyltransferase (M.NlaIV) and NlaIV DNA endonuclease (R.NlaIV) genes, complete cds, isopropylmalate isomerase (leuD) and isopropylmalate dehydrogenase (leuB) genes, partial cds.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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