Mycobacterium marinum Aronson (ATCC® 927)

Strain Designations: [TMC 1218]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Permits And Restrictions

View Permits

Strain Designations [TMC 1218]
Susceptibility testing
Fish, Philadelphia, PA
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® no
Type Strain yes
Name of Depositor RE Gordon
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RE Gordon <--( <-- J Aronson)
Fish, Philadelphia, PA

Aronson JD. Spontaneous tuberculosis in soft water fish. J. Infect. Dis. 39: 315-320, 1926.

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

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.

Susceptibility Testing of Mycobacteria, Nocardiae, and Other Aerobic Actinomycetes; Approved Standard. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M24-A.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U24532 Mycobacterium marinum 23S rRNA, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U92088 Mycobacterium marinum ATCC 927, 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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.
Basic Documentation