Mycobacterium branderi Koukila-Kahkola et al. (ATCC® 51789)

Strain Designations: 52157  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 52157
Human sputum, Heinola, Finland
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 90: Lowenstein Jenson medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor ML Katila
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--ML Katila<<--E. Brander
Human sputum, Heinola, Finland

Koukila-Kahkola P, et al. Mycobacterium branderi sp. nov., a new potential human pathogen. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45: 549-553, 1995. PubMed: 8590682

Brander E, et al. Characterization of a distinct group of slowly growing mycobacteria by biochemical tests and lipid analyses. J. Clin. Microbiol. 30: 1972-1975, 1992. PubMed: 1500501

Picardeau M, Vincent V. Characterization of large linear plasmids in mycobacteria. J. Bacteriol. 179: 2753-2756, 1997. PubMed: 9098076

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