Bartonella vinsonii subsp. arupensis Welch et al. (ATCC® 700727)

Strain Designations: OK 94-513  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations OK 94-513
Blood - human
Jackson Wyoming, United States
isolation date: 1994
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: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor DA Robison
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DA Robison<<--Associated Regional and University Pathologists, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT <<-- St. John s Hospital, Jackson, WY
Blood - human
Jackson Wyoming, United States
isolation date: 1994
Year of Origin 1994

Welch DF, et al. Isolation of a new subspecies, Bartonella vinsonii subsp. arupensis, from a cattle rancher: Identity with isolates found in conjunction with Borrelia burgdorferi and Babesia microti among naturally infected mice. J. Clin. Microbiol. 37: 2598-2601, 1999. PubMed: 10405408

Validation list no. 72. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 3-4, 2000.

type strain

blood culture from a 62 year-old male cattle rancher with bacteremia, Jackson

type strain

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