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Legionella rowbothamii Adeleke et al. (ATCC® 700991)

Strain Designations: LLAP-6  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations LLAP-6
Water and sludge from an industrial liquifier tower, 1988
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 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor RF Benson
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RF Benson<<--T.J. Rowbotham
Water and sludge from an industrial liquifier tower, 1988
Year of Origin 1988

Adeleke A, et al. Legionella-like amebal pathogens--phylogenetic status and possible role in respiratory disease. Emerg. Infect. Dis. 2: 225-230, 1996. PubMed: 8903235

Adeleke AA, et al. Legionella drozanskii sp. nov., Legionella rowbothamii sp. nov. and Legionella fallonii sp. nov.: three unusual new Legionella species. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1151-1160, 2001. PubMed: 11411684

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X97357 16S rRNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF148984 partial mip gene sequence

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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