Alloiococcus otitis Aguirre and Collins (ATCC® 51267)

Strain Designations: NCFB 2890 [7760, CCM 4306, UC12635]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations NCFB 2890 [7760, CCM 4306, UC12635]
Middle ear infection of child
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 yes
Name of Depositor National Collection of Food Bacteria
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- National Collection of Food Bacteria <-- Upjohn 7760
Middle ear infection of child

Aguirre M, Collins MD. Phylogenetic analysis of Alloiococcus otitis gen. nov., sp. nov., an organism from human middle ear fluid. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 79-83, 1992. PubMed: 1371065

Faden H, Dryja D. Recovery of a unique bacterial organism in human middle ear fluid and its possible role in chronic otitis media. J. Clin. Microbiol. 27: 2488-2491, 1989. PubMed: 2808673

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  • 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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