Borrelia kurtenbachii (ATCC® BAA-2495)

Strain Designations: 25015  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Classification Borrelia
Strain Designations 25015
Isolation Ixodes scapularis tick
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2
Storage Conditions -80°C or colder
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Medium 1914: Revised BSK medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor V Fingerle, G Margos
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- V Fingerle, G Margos, National Reference Centre for Borrelia, Bavarian Health and Food Safety Authorities in Germany.
Isolation Ixodes scapularis tick
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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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