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Mycobacterium kubicae Floyd et al. (ATCC® 700732)

Strain Designations: CDC 94-1078 [CIP 106428]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations CDC 94-1078 [CIP 106428]
Sputum, South Carolina Dept. Of Health and Environmental Control
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)
Antibiotic Resistance
Sensitive to ethionamide
Resistant to amikacin
Resistant to rifampin rifampicin, rifamycin AMP
Sensitive to clarithromycin
Sensitive to clofazimine
Partial resistance to isoniazid, ethambutol, streptomycin, cycloserine, kanamycin, rifabutin, and ciprofloxacin
Organism is likely to be an environmental saprophyte and involved clinically only in patients with weakened immunity.
Medium ATCC® Medium 173: Middlebrook 7H10 agar with Middlebrook OADC enrichment
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor WR Butler
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--WR Butler<<--Margaret Floyd
Sputum, South Carolina Dept. Of Health and Environmental Control

Floyd MM, et al. Mycobacterium kubicae sp. nov., a slowly growing, scotochromogenic Mycobacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 1811-1816, 2000. PubMed: 11034491

type strain

W R Butler, personal communication

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF133902 16S rRNA sequence

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