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Helicobacter mesocricetorum Simmons et al. (ATCC® 700932)

Strain Designations: MU 97-1514 [CCUG 45420, MU1514]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations MU 97-1514 [CCUG 45420, MU1514]
Isolation
Feces, animal
isolation date: 1996
Feces from asymptomatic Syrian hamsters, Mesocricetus auratus, 1996
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 yes (type strain)
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to cephalothin
Sensitive to nalidixic acid
Comments
Urease negative
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Microaerophilic
Name of Depositor JH Simmons
Isolation
Feces, animal
isolation date: 1996
Feces from asymptomatic Syrian hamsters, Mesocricetus auratus, 1996
Year of Origin 1996
References

Simmons JH, et al. Helicobacter mesocricetorum sp. nov., A novel Helicobacter isolated from the feces of Syrian hamsters. J. Clin. Microbiol. 38: 1811-1817, 2000. PubMed: 10790105

Validation list no. 76. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 1699-1700, 2000.

type strain

feces from asymptomatic Syrian hamsters, Mesocricetus auratus

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF072471 16S rRNA sequence

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