Acinetobacter baumannii Bouvet and Grimont (ATCC® 17978)

Strain Designations: 5377 [NCDC KC 755]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Moraxella glucidolytica subsp. nonliquefaciens
Strain Designations 5377 [NCDC KC 755]
Fatal meningitis of a 4-month old infant
Type Strain no
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Acinetobacter baumannii ATCC 17978, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Genome sequence strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor M Piechaud
Fatal meningitis of a 4-month old infant

Piechaud D, et al. Etude de 26 souches de Moraxella lwoffi. Ann. Inst. Pasteur 80: 97-99, 1951.

Baumann P, et al. A study of the Moraxella group. II. Oxidative-negative species (genus Acinetobacter). J. Bacteriol. 95: 1520-1541, 1968. PubMed: 5650064

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000521 Acinetobacter baumannii ATCC 17978, complete genome.

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