Mycobacterium fortuitum subsp. fortuitum da Costa Cruz (ATCC® 6841)

Strain Designations: [TMC 1529]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations [TMC 1529]
Media testing
Produces restriction endonuclease MfoAI
Cold abscess
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® no
Type Strain yes
Name of Depositor RE Gordon
Cold abscess

Shankar S, Tyagi AK. MfoAI, a novel isoschizomer of HaeIII from Mycobacterium fortuitum recognizing 5þ-GG/CC-3þ. Nucleic Acids Res. 20: 2890, 1992. PubMed: 1614877

Acta Med. 1: 1, 1936.

Opinion 51. Conservation of the epithet fortuitum in the combination Mycobacterium fortuitum da Costa Cruz. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 24: 552, 1974.

Tsang AY, et al. Antigenic relationships of the Mycobacterium fortuitum-Mycobacterium chelonae complex. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 35-44, 1984.

Quality Control for Commercially Prepared Microbiological Culture Media; Approved Standard - 3rd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M22-A3.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X70914 M.fortuitum sod gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y07865 M.fortuitum katGI gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y07866 M.fortuitum katGII gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X81385 M.fortuitum partial SOD gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y17061 Mycobacterium fortuitum furA I gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y17062 Mycobacterium fortuitum furA II gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X52933 Mycobacterium fortuitum 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X92575 M.fortuitum gene for 32 kDa protein (partial).

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U24519 Mycobacterium fortuitum 23S rRNA, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U92089 Mycobacterium fortuitum ATCC 6841, 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ296160 Mycobacterium fortuitum tyrS gene, 3-mag gene (partial) and 16S rRNA gene (partial), strain ATCC 6841.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF152396 Mycobacterium fortuitum beta-lactamase-like protein (bllp) and F420-dependent glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (fgd) genes, complete cds.

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