Bartonella vinsonii subsp. berkhoffii Kordick et al. (ATCC® 51672)

Strain Designations: NCSU 93-CO1  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Bartonella vinsonii subsp. berkoffii Kordick et al.
Strain Designations NCSU 93-CO1
Domestic dog with endocarditis, North Carolina
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 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor EB Breitschwerdt
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Domestic dog with endocarditis, North Carolina

Breitschwerdt EB, et al. Endocarditis in a dog due to infection with a novel Bartonella subspecies. J. Clin. Microbiol. 33: 154-160, 1995. PubMed: 7699033

Kordick DL, et al. Bartonella vinsonii subsp. berkhoffii subsp. nov., isolated from dogs; Bartonella vinsonii subsp. vinsonii; and emended description of Bartonella vinsonii. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 704-709, 1996. PubMed: 8782679

Chang CC, et al. Coyotes (Canis latrans) as the reservoir for a human pathogenic Bartonella sp.: molecular epidemiology of Bartonella vinsonii subsp. berkhoffii infection in coyotes from central coastal California. J. Clin. Microbiol. 38: 4193-4200, 2000. PubMed: 11060089

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