Mycobacterium terrae Wayne (ATCC® 15755)

Strain Designations: W-45 [ATCC 15981, E.H. Runyon 2737, F628, NCTC 10856, TMC 1450]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations W-45 [ATCC 15981, E.H. Runyon 2737, F628, NCTC 10856, TMC 1450]
Application
Efficacy testing
Testing bactericides
Testing mycobactericides
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1

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® no
Type Strain yes
Name of Depositor LG Wayne
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
References

Wayne LG. Classification and identification of mycobacteria. III. Species within group III. Am. Rev. Respir. Dis. 93: 919-928, 1966. PubMed: 5942239

Riska PF, et al. Specific identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis with the Luciferase Reporter mycobacteriophage: use of rho-nitro-alpha-acetylamino-beta-hydroxy propiophenone. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35: 3225-3231, 1997. PubMed: 9399524

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

Wayne LG, et al. Semantide- and chemotaxonomy-based analyses of some problematic phenotypic clusters of slowly growing mycobacteria, a cooperative study of the international working group on mycobacterial taxonomy. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 280-297, 1996. PubMed: 8573508

Glatman-Freedman A, et al. Monoclonal antibodies to surface antigens of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and their use in a modified enzyme-linked immunosorbent spot assay for detection of mycobacteria. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 2795-2802, 1996. PubMed: 8897185

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

Standard Quantitative Carrier Test Method to Evaluate the Bactericidal, Fungicidal, Mycobactericidal, and Sporicidal Potencies of Liquid Chemical Microbicides. West Conshohocken, PA:ASTM International;ASTM Standard Test Method E 2111-05.

Standard Quantitative Disk Carrier Test Method for Determining the Bactericidal, Virucidal, Fungicidal, Mycobactericidal and Sporicidal Activities of Liquid Chemical Germicides. West Conshohocken, PA:ASTM International;ASTM Standard Test Method E 2197-02.

Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics - Preservation of test organisms used for the determination of bactericidal, sporicidal and fungicidal activity. London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS EN 12353:2006.

Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Quantitative suspension test for the evaluation of mycobactericidal activity of chemical disinfectants in the medical area including instrument disinfectants --- Test methods and requirements (phase 2, step 1). London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS EN 14348:2005.

Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Application of European Standards for chemical disinfectants and antiseptics. London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS EN 14885:2006.

Chemical disinfectants --- Quantitative carrier test for evaluation of mycobactericidal activity of chemical disinfectants for instruments used in the medical area --- Test method and requirements (phase 2, step 2). London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard Draft BS EN 14563:2002.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M29568 M.terrae 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X52925 Mycobacterium terrae 16S rRNA gene.

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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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