Helicobacter fennelliae (Totten et al.) Vandamme et al. (ATCC® 35683)

Strain Designations: 165  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Campylobacter cinaedi Totten et al.
Strain Designations 165
Rectal swab, homosexual male, Seattle, 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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Clo-type 1
Deposited as the type strain of Helicobacter cinaedi
Reclassification of strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Microaerophilic, 3-5% O2, 10% CO2 and  additional free H2
Name of Depositor C Fennell
Rectal swab, homosexual male, Seattle, WA

Fennell CL, et al. Characterization of Campylobacter-like organisms isolated from homosexual men. J. Infect. Dis. 149: 58-66, 1984. PubMed: 6693790

Kuhnert P, Burnens AP. Misidentifying Helicobacter cinadei. J. Clin. Microbiol. 39: 2751-2752, 2001. PubMed: 11446363

Mendes EN, et al. Helicobacter trogontum sp. nov., isolated from the rat intestine. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 916-921, 1996. PubMed: 8863417

Totten PA, et al. Campylobacter cinaedi (sp. nov.) and Campylobacter fennelliae (sp. nov.): two new Campylobacter species associated with enteric disease in homosexual men. J. Infect. Dis. 151: 131-139, 1985. PubMed: 3965584

Validation list no. 26. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 328-329, 1988.

Vandamme P, et al. Revision of Campylobacter, Helicobacter, and Wolinella taxonomy: emendation of generic descriptions and proposal of Arcobacter gen. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 88-103, 1991. PubMed: 1704793

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF348745 Helicobacter cinaedi strain ATCC 35683 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF348749 Helicobacter cinaedi strain ATCC 35683 RNA polymerase beta subunit (rpoB) gene, partial cds.