Campylobacter jejuni subsp. jejuni (Jones et al.) Veron and Chatelain (ATCC® 43502)

Strain Designations: MK175  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations MK175
Clinical isolate, Canada
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 no
Carries tetracycline-resistance plasmid pMAK175
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Microaerophilic
Name of Depositor DE Taylor
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DE Taylor<<--M. Karmali
Clinical isolate, Canada

Taylor DE, et al. Transmissible plasmids from Campylobacter jejuni. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 19: 831-835, 1981. PubMed: 7294767

Taylor DE, et al. Characterization of tetracycline resistance plasmids from Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 24: 930-935, 1983. PubMed: 6318666

Taylor DE, et al. Incidence of antibiotic resistance and characterization of plasmids in Campylobacter jejuni strains isolated from clinical sources in Alberta, Canada. Can. J. Microbiol. 32: 28-32, 1986. PubMed: 3008970

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