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Legionella gratiana Bornstein et al. (ATCC® 49413)

Strain Designations: Lyon 8420412 [ATCC 49668, CDC 1242]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Lyon 8420412 [ATCC 49668, CDC 1242]
Thermal spa water, Savoy region, France
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 N Bornstein
Thermal spa water, Savoy region, France

Deed RW, et al. Validation list no. 39. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 580-581, 1991. PubMed: 1742202

Bornstein N, et al. Legionella gratiana sp. nov. isolated from French spa water. Res. Microbiol. 140: 541-552, 1989. PubMed: 2696060

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U92206 Legionella gratiana macrophage infectivity potentiator (mip) gene, complete cds.

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