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Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans (Klinger 1912) Nørskov-Lauritsen and Kilian 2006 (ATCC® 29523)

Strain Designations: CDC A1916  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans (Klinger) Topley and Wilson
Strain Designations CDC A1916
Isolation
Blood
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 a
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 no
Antigenic Properties Serotype a
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor CDC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CDC <-- VA Hospital, Denver
Isolation
Blood
References

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

Tran SD, Rudney JD. Multiplex PCR using conserved and species-specific 16S rRNA gene primers for simultaneous detection of Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans and Porphyromonas gingivalis. J Clin Microbiol 34: 2674-2678, 1996. PubMed: 8897163

Zambon JJ, et al. Serology of oral Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans and serotype distribution in human periodontal disease. Infect Immun 41: 19-27, 1983. PubMed: 6407997

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M75038 Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans 16S small subunit ribosomal RNA gene sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U07776 Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans ATCC 29523 16S rRNA gene and 16S-23S spacer, partial sequence, and tRNA-Glu gene, complete sequence.

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