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Legionella fairfieldensis Thacker et al. (ATCC® 49588)

Strain Designations: 1725-AUS-E  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 1725-AUS-E
Cooling tower water, Fairfield, Victoria, Australia
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 frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor WL Thacker
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--WL Thacker<<--L. Hawes
Cooling tower water, Fairfield, Victoria, Australia

Thacker WL, et al. Legionella fairfieldensis sp. nov. isolated from cooling tower waters in Australia. J. Clin. Microbiol. 29: 475-478, 1991. PubMed: 2037664

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

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U60163 Legionella fairfieldensis macrophage infectivity potentiator (mip) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U92204 Legionella fairfieldensis macrophage infectivity potentiator (mip) gene, complete cds.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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