Aggregatibacter aphrophilus (Khairat 1940) Nørskov-Lauritsen and Kilian 2006 (ATCC® 19415)

Strain Designations: NCTC 5886  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Haemophilus aphrophilus Khairat
Strain Designations NCTC 5886
Application Produces restriction endonucleases HapI and HapII
Isolation
Fatal endocarditis, London, England
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
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 no
Comments
No longer requires X factor for growth
Referred to as the type strain of Haemophilus aphrophilus
One of four strains isolated from the same patient which were morphologically and biochemically alike.
Produces restriction endonucleases HapI and HapII
Medium Medium 2167: Haemophilus Test Medium
Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- O Khairat PM 1
Isolation
Fatal endocarditis, London, England
References

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Nat. New Biol. 246: 138-140, 1973.

Nørskov-Lauritsen N, Kilian M. Reclassification of Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Haemophilus aphrophilus, Haemophilus paraphrophilus and Haemophilus segnis as Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans gen. nov., comb. nov., Aggregatibacter aphrophilus comb. nov. and Aggregatibacter segnis comb. nov., and emended description of Aggregatibacter aphrophilus to include V factor-dependent and V factor-independent isolates. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56(Pt 9): 2135-2146, 2006. PubMed: 16957111

Roberts RJ. Restriction and modification enzymes and their recognition sequences. Nucleic Acids Res. 13: r165-r200, 1985. PubMed: 2987885

Sneath PH, Skerman VB. A list of type and reference strains of bacteria. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 16: 1-134, 1966.