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Mycobacterium arosiense (ATCC® BAA-1401)

Strain Designations: T1921  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycobacterium arosiae
Strain Designations T1921
Bone marrow, child
Aarhus Denmark
isolation date: June 11, 2002
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
Name of Depositor D Bang; Staten Serum Institut, Copenhagen S Denmark
Special Collection ATCC
Bone marrow, child
Aarhus Denmark
isolation date: June 11, 2002
Year of Origin 2002

Bang D, et al. Mycobacterium arosiense sp. nov., a slowly growing, scotochromogenic species causing osteomyelitis in an immunocompromised child. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 58(Pt 10): 2398-2402, 2008. PubMed: 18842863

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF054881 Mycobacterium arosiense strain T1921 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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