Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans (Klinger 1912) Nørskov-Lauritsen and Kilian 2006 (ATCC® 700685)

Strain Designations: HK1651 [RAP-1]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans
Strain Designations HK1651 [RAP-1]
Isolation
Subgingival plaque from an 18-year-old male immigrant from Ghana with juvenile periodontitis, Denmark
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Serovar b
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

Yes

Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serovar b
Comments
Member of the highly toxic clone JP2
Genome sequencing strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35°C to 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor M Kilian
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Isolation
Subgingival plaque from an 18-year-old male immigrant from Ghana with juvenile periodontitis, Denmark
References

Haubek D, Poulsen K, Kilian M. Microevolution and patterns of dissemination of the JP2 clone of Aggregatibacter (Actinobacillus) actinomycetemcomitans. Infect. Immun. 75(6): 3080-3088, 2007. PubMed: 17353281

Haubek D, et al. Racial tropism of a highly toxic clone of Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans associated with juvenile periodontitis. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35: 3037-3042, 1997. PubMed: 9399490

Mogens Kilian, personal communication

Nørskov-Lauritsen N, Kilian M. Reclassification of Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Haemophilus aphrophilus, Haemophilus paraphrophilus and Haemophilus segnis as Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans gen. nov., comb. nov., Aggregatibacter aphrophilus comb. nov. and Aggregatibacter segnis comb. nov., and emended description of Aggregatibacter aphrophilus to include V factor-dependent and V factor-independent isolates. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56(Pt 9): 2135-2146, 2006. PubMed: 16957111