Mycobacterium mucogenicum Springer et al. (ATCC® 49649)

Strain Designations: MO12 [CDC 77-590]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Mycobacterium chelonae-like organism
Strain Designations MO12 [CDC 77-590]
Peritoneal fluid, Seattle, WA
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
Cause of peritonitis
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor RJ Wallace
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RJ Wallace<<--V.A. Silcox
Peritoneal fluid, Seattle, WA

Band JD, et al. Peritonitis due to a Mycobacterium chelonei-like organism associated with intermittent chronic peritoneal dialysis. J Infect Dis 145: 9-17, 1982. PubMed: 7054321

Springer B, et al. Phylogeny of the Mycobacterium chelonae-like organism based on partial sequencing of the 16S rRNA gene and proposal of Mycobacterium mucogenicum sp. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol 45: 262-267, 1995. PubMed: 7537060

Wallace RJ Jr., et al. Clinical significance, biochemical features, and susceptibility patterns of sporadic isolates of the Mycobacterium chelonae-like organism. J Clin Microbiol 31: 3231-3239, 1993. PubMed: 8308116

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X80773 Mycobacterium Chelonae-like organism 16S rRNA gene.