Neisseria meningitidis (Albrecht and Ghon) Murray (ATCC® 700532)

Strain Designations: FAM18  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations FAM18
Application
Produces class II pilin
Isolation
Patient with meningococcal septicaemia
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.

Antigenic Properties Serogroup C, serotype 2a RefAho EL, et al. Characterization of a class II pilin expression locus from Neisseria meningitidis: evidence for increased diversity among pilin genes in pathogenic Neisseria species. Infect. Immun. 65: 2613-2620, 1997. PubMed: 9199428
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Neisseria meningitidis serogroup C FAM18 complete genome.

Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serogroup C, serotype 2a RefAho EL, et al. Characterization of a class II pilin expression locus from Neisseria meningitidis: evidence for increased diversity among pilin genes in pathogenic Neisseria species. Infect. Immun. 65: 2613-2620, 1997. PubMed: 9199428
Comments
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor E Aho
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--E Aho<<--J. Cannon <<-- North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC
Isolation
Patient with meningococcal septicaemia
References

Aho EL, et al. Characterization of a class II pilin expression locus from Neisseria meningitidis: evidence for increased diversity among pilin genes in pathogenic Neisseria species. Infect. Immun. 65: 2613-2620, 1997. PubMed: 9199428

Aho EL, et al. Characterization of a class II pilin expression locus from Neisseria meningitidis: evidence for increased diversity among pilin genes in pathogenic Neisseria species. Infect. Immun. 65: 2613-2620, 1997. PubMed: 9199428

Aho EL, et al. Characterization of a class II pilin expression locus from Neisseria meningitidis: evidence for increased diversity among pilin genes in pathogenic Neisseria species. Infect. Immun. 65: 2613-2620, 1997. PubMed: 9199428

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AM421808 Neisseria meningitidis serogroup C FAM18 complete genome.