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Mycobacterium smegmatis (Trevisan) Lehmann and Neumann (ATCC® 700009)

Strain Designations: MF238 [CDC 84-0900]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations MF238 [CDC 84-0900]
Sternal wound of woman after open heart surgery, Farmers Branch, TX.
Biosafety Level 1

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 no
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor RJ Wallace
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RJ Wallace<<--Brookhaven Med. Plaza <<--- Natl. Hlth. Labs
Sternal wound of woman after open heart surgery, Farmers Branch, TX.

Wallace RJ J, et al. Human disease due to Mycobacterium smegmatis. J. Infect. Dis. 158: 52-59, 1988. PubMed: 3392420

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y12871 M.wolinsky 16S rRNA gene, strain ATCC 700009.

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