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Legionella jordanis Cherry et al. (ATCC® 33623)

Strain Designations: BL-540  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations BL-540
Jordan River, Bloomington, IN
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor GW Gorman
Jordan River, Bloomington, IN

Cherry WB, et al. Legionella jordanis: a new species of Legionella isolated from water and sewage. J. Clin. Microbiol. 15: 290-297, 1982. PubMed: 7040449

Validation list no. 9. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 384-385, 1982.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X66986 L.jordanis (ATCC 33623) 5S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X73396 L.jordanis (ATCC 33623) gene for 16S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z24728 L.jordansis 23S and 5S rRNA genes, partial CDS's.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z30539 L.jordansis BL-540 genes for 23S ribosomal RNA and 5S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U92209 Legionella jordanis macrophage infectivity potentiator (mip) gene, complete cds.

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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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