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Mycobacterium phlei Lehmann and Neumann (ATCC® 11758)

Strain Designations: Timoteo [ATCC 19249, NCTC 8151, TMC 1548]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Timoteo [ATCC 19249, NCTC 8151, TMC 1548]
Bacteriophage host
Biosafety Level 2

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
Images 11758 Micrograph of bacteria at 1000X magnification 11758 Colonies on a #260 plate 11758 Micrograph of colonies on ATCC Medium #173
Type Strain yes
Name of Depositor G Penso

Gordon RE, Mihm JM. A comparison of four species of mycobacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 21: 736-748, 1959. PubMed: 13851229

Khoo KH, et al. Chemistry of the lyxose-containing mycobacteriophage receptors of Mycobacterium phlei/Mycobacterium smegmatis. Biochemistry 35: 11812-11819, 1996. PubMed: 8794763

Li Z, et al. Rapid detection of Mycobacterium avium in stool samples from AIDS patients by immunomagnetic PCR. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 1903-1907, 1996. PubMed: 8818878

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M29566 M.phlei 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U24540 Mycobacterium phlei 23S rRNA, partial sequence.

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