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Legionella cincinnatiensis Thacker et al. (ATCC® 43753)

Strain Designations: 72-OH-0  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 72-OH-0
Human lung tissue, Cincinnati, OH
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 WL Thacker
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- WL Thacker <-- J.L. Staneck
Human lung tissue, Cincinnati, OH

Validation list no. 29. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 39: 205-206, 1989.

Thacker WL, et al. Legionella cincinnatiensis sp. nov. isolated from a patient with pneumonia. J. Clin. Microbiol. 26: 418-420, 1988. PubMed: 3281971

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X73407 L.cincinatiensis (ATCC 43753) gene for 16S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z24685 L.cincinatiensis 23S and 5S rRNA genes, partial CDS's.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X72346 L.cincinatiensis (ATCC 43753) gene for 5S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z30452 L.cincinatiensis 72-OH-H genes for 23S ribosomal RNA and 5S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U91636 Legionella cincinnatiensis macrophage infectivity potentiator (mip) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z49721 L. cicinatiensis gene for ribosomal RNA, small subunit

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