Mycoplasma pneumoniae Somerson et al. (ATCC® 29343)

Strain Designations: M129-B170  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations M129-B170
Respiratory research
Avirulent mutant, derived from ATCC 29342
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 988: Spiroplasma medium SP-4
Growth Conditions
Max Temperature: 37.0°C
Min Temperature: 35.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor WA Clyde
Avirulent mutant, derived from ATCC 29342

Microbiology-1975 : 143-146..

Lipman RP, et al. Characteristics of virulent, attenuated, and avirulent Mycoplasma pneumoniae strains. J. Bacteriol. 100: 1037-1043, 1969. PubMed: 5359607

Lipman RP, Clyde WA Jr.. The interrelationship of virulence, cytadsorption, and peroxide formation in Mycoplasma pneumoniae. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 131: 1163-1167, 1969. PubMed: 5811969

Collier AM, et al. Biologic effects of Mycoplasma pneumoniae and other mycoplasmas from man on hamster tracheal organ culture. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 132: 1153-1158, 1969. PubMed: 5391202

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