Fluoribacter bozemanae (Brenner et al.) Garrity et al. (ATCC® 33217)

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

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Deposited As Legionella bozemanii Brenner et al.
Strain Designations WIGA
Media testing
Lung tissue
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® yes
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor RM McKinney
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RM McKinney <-- JE McDade
Lung tissue

Brenner DJ, et al. Legionella bozemanii sp. nov. and Legionella dumoffii sp. nov.: classification of two additional species of Legionella associated with human pneumonia. Curr. Microbiol. 4: 111-116, 1980.

Garrity GM, et al. Tatlockia and Fluoribacter: Two new gener of organisms resembling Legionella pneumophila. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 609-614, 1980.

McDade JE, et al. Legionnaires' disease bacterium isolated in 1947. Ann. Intern. Med. 90: 659-661, 1979. PubMed: 373548

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

Validation list no. 5. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 676-677, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U91609 Legionella bozemanii macrophage infectivity potentiator (mip) gene, complete cds.

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