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Leptospira santarosai Yasuda et al. (ATCC® 43286)

Strain Designations: LT 821  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations LT 821
Spiney rat kidney, Proechimys semispinosus, Panama
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 shermani
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Antigenic Properties Serotype shermani
Medium ATCC® Medium 1470: Modified Leptospira medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor K Sulzer, AF Kaufmann
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--K Sulzer, AF Kaufmann<<--N.B. Gale
Spiney rat kidney, Proechimys semispinosus, Panama

Yasuda PH, et al. Deoxyribonucleic acid relatedness between serogroups and serovars in the family Leptospiraceae with proposals for seven new Leptospira species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 37: 407-415, 1987.

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