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Mycobacterium asiaticum Weiszfeiler et al. (ATCC® 25276)

Strain Designations: 3056 [N61H, TMC 803]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 3056 [N61H, TMC 803]
Indian monkey (Macaca mulatta)
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® no
Type Strain yes
Name of Depositor EH Runyon
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- EH Runyon <-- J. Weiszfeiler N61H
Indian monkey (Macaca mulatta)

Weiszfeiler G, et al. A new mycobacterium species: Mycobacterium asiaticum n. sp.. Acta Microbiol. Acad. Sci. Hung. 18: 247-252, 1971. PubMed: 5006093

Karassova V, et al. Occurrence of atypical mycobacteria in Macacus rhesus. Acta Microbiol. Acad. Sci. Hung. 12: 275-282, 1965. PubMed: 4955460

. . Proc. Microbiol. Res. Group Hung. Acad. Sci. 3: 1-86, 1970.

Wayne LG, et al. Semantide- and chemotaxonomy-based analyses of some problematic phenotypic clusters of slowly growing mycobacteria, a cooperative study of the international working group on mycobacterial taxonomy. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 280-297, 1996. PubMed: 8573508

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M29556 M.asiaticum 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : A42843 Sequence 175 from Patent WO9503412.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X55604 M.asiaticum 16S ribosomal RNA, part.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y07715 M.asiaticum gene segment of 32-kDa protein.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U24505 Mycobacterium asiaticum 23S rRNA, partial sequence.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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