Moraxella catarrhalis (Frosch and Kolle) Bovre (ATCC® 25240)

Strain Designations: N9 [P. Baumann N-4]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Branhamella catarrhalis (Frosch and Kolle) Catlin
Strain Designations N9 [P. Baumann N-4]
Quality control strain
Quality control strain for API products
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1

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® yes
Type Strain no
Molecular analysis of CopB
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor BW Catlin
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- BW Catlin <-- S Cary <-- Univ. Maryland

Abbreviated Identification of Bacteria and Yeast; Approved Guideline. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M35-A2.

Baumann P, et al. Study of the Moraxella group. I. Genus Moraxella and the Neisseria catarrhalis group. J. Bacteriol. 95: 58-73, 1968. PubMed: 4866103

BD Crystal NH QC Set. BD Becton Dickinson.

. . J. Gen. Microbiol. 37: 341-352, 1964.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U83900 Moraxella catarrhalis outer membrane protein B2 (copB) gene, partial cds.

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