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Mycoplasma genitalium Tully et al. (ATCC® 33530)

Strain Designations: G37  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycoplasma genitalium Tully et al.
Strain Designations G37
Produces a surface attachment protein
Urethra of male with non-gonococcal urethritis
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Mycoplasma genitalium G37, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 988: Spiroplasma medium SP-4
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor JG Tully
Urethra of male with non-gonococcal urethritis

Hu PC, et al. A Mycoplasma genitalium protein resembling the Mycoplasma pneumoniae attachment protein. Infect. Immun. 55: 1126-1131, 1987. PubMed: 2437033

Tully JG. Mycoplasma genitalium, a new species from the human urogenital tract. Int J Syst Bacteriol 33: 387-396, 1983.

Fraser CM, et al. The minimal gene complement of Mycoplasma genitalium. Science 270: 397-403, 1995. PubMed: 7569993

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L43967 Mycoplasma genitalium G37, complete genome.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M32341 M.genitalium Trp-tRNA-UGA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X16463 Mycoplasma gentalium tuf gene for elongation factor tu.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M31431 M.genitalium attachment protein (MgPa) gene, complete cds.

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