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Bartonella henselae (Regnery et al.) Brenner et al. (ATCC® 49793)

Strain Designations: 87-66  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Rochalimaea henselae Regnery et al.
Strain Designations 87-66
Blood - human
Oklahoma City Oklahoma, United States
Blood of a 31-year-old male with AIDS, Oklahoma City, OK
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 no
Case report, patient 1
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
ATCC® Medium 1814: Rabbit heart infusion agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor DF Welch
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- DF Welch <-- D Hensel
Blood - human
Oklahoma City Oklahoma, United States
Blood of a 31-year-old male with AIDS, Oklahoma City, OK

Welch DF, et al. Rochalimaea henselae sp. nov., a cause of septicemia, bacillary angiomatosis, and parenchymal bacillary peliosis. J. Clin. Microbiol. 30: 275-280, 1992. PubMed: 1537892

Slater LN, et al. A newly recognized fastidious gram-negative pathogen as a cause of fever and bacteremia. N. Engl. J. Med. 323: 1587-1593, 1990. PubMed: 2233947

Dehio C, Meyer M. Maintenance of broad-host-range incompatibility group P and group Q plasmids and transposition of Tn5 in Bartonella henselae following conjugal plasmid transfer from Escherichia coli. J. Bacteriol. 179: 538-540, 1997. PubMed: 8990308

blood of a 31-year-old male with AIDS, Oklahoma City

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