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Legionella sainthelensi Campbell et al. (ATCC® 35248)

Strain Designations: MSH-4 [4, NCTC 11988]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations MSH-4 [4, NCTC 11988]
Spring water, Mt. St. Helens, WA
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor WF Bibb
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--WF Bibb<<--J. Campbell 4
Spring water, Mt. St. Helens, WA

Validation list no. 15. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 355-357, 1984.

Campbell J, et al. Legionella sainthelensi: a new species of Legionella isolated from water near Mt. St. Helens. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 47: 369-373, 1984. PubMed: 6712210

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X73399 L.sainthelensi (ATCC 35248) gene for 16S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z24717 L.sainthelensi 23S and 5S rRNA genes, partial CDS's.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X72353 L.sainthelensi (ATCC 35248) gene for 5S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z30459 L.sainthelensi Mt. St. Helens-9 genes for 23S ribosomal RNA and 5S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U92219 Legionella sainthelensi macrophage infectivity potentiator (mip) gene, complete cds.

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