Actinomyces naeslundii Thompson and Lovestedt (ATCC® 12104)

Strain Designations: 279 [CDC W826, NCTC 10301]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 279 [CDC W826, NCTC 10301]
Human sinus
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor A Howell
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--A Howell<<--L. Thompson
Human sinus

Georg LK, et al. Identification of species of Actinomyces. J. Bacteriol. 88: 477-490, 1964. PubMed: 14203367

Thompson L, Lovestedt SA. An actinomyces-like organism obtained from the human mouth. Proc. Staff Meet. Mayo Clin. 26: 169-175, 1951.

Coleman RM, et al. Actinomyces naeslundii as an agent of human actinomycosis. Appl. Microbiol. 18: 420-426, 1969. PubMed: 4907004

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

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M21976 A.naeslundii type 2 fimbriae subunit gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF058052 Actinomyces naeslundii 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF228582 Actinomyces naeslundii fructosyltransferase (ftf) gene, complete cds.

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