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Mycobacterium avium subsp. silvaticum Thorel et al. (ATCC® 49884)

Strain Designations: 6409 [CIP 103317]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 6409 [CIP 103317]
Liver and spleen of wood pigeon, Columba palumbus, Val d'Oise, 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 1507: Supplemented Middlebrook
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Name of Depositor MF Thorel
Liver and spleen of wood pigeon, Columba palumbus, Val d'Oise, France

Thorel MF, et al. Numerical taxonomy of mycobactin-dependent mycobacteria, emended description of Mycobacterium avium, and description of Mycobacterium avium subsp. avium subsp. nov., Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis subsp. nov., and Mycobacterium avium subsp.silvaticum subsp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 254-260, 1990. PubMed: 2397193

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