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Actinomyces gerencseriae Johnson et al. (ATCC® 23860)

Strain Designations: CDC W838 [2-606-032, CDC 44-23-66, VPI 12594]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Actinomyces israelii (Kruse) Lachner-Sandoval
Strain Designations CDC W838 [2-606-032, CDC 44-23-66, VPI 12594]
Isolation
Human parotid abscess, Rochester, MN
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.

Antigenic Properties Serotype 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
Type Strain yes
Antigenic Properties Serotype 2
Comments
Fa-serotyping and physiology
Name of Depositor LK Georg
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LK Georg <-- LA Weed 2-606-032
Isolation
Human parotid abscess, Rochester, MN
References

Johnson JL, et al. Actinomyces georgiae sp. nov., Actinomyces gerencseriae sp. nov., designation of two genospecies of Actinomyces naeslundii, and inclusion of A. naeslundii serotypes II and III and Actinomyces viscosus serotype II in A. naeslundii genospecies 2. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 273-286, 1990. PubMed: 2397195

Brock DW, Georg LK. Determination and analysis of Actinomyces israelii serotypes by fluorescent-antibody procedures. J. Bacteriol. 97: 581-588, 1969. PubMed: 4886286

Brock DW, Georg LK. Characterization of Actinomyces israelii serotypes 1 and 2. J. Bacteriol. 97: 589-593, 1969. PubMed: 4886287

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