Leptospira alstonii (ATCC® BAA-2439)

Strain Designations: Sichuan 79601  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Sichuan 79601
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1470: Modified Leptospira medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor R. Galloway
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- R. Galloway; Centers for Disease Control

. . Curr. Probl. Leptospirosis Res., WHO Techn. Rep. Ser. 380: 21, 1967.

Ramadass P, et al. Genetic characterization of pathogenic Leptospira species by DNA hybridization. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 215-219, 1992. PubMed: 1581182

Ann. Inst. Pasteur 46: 222-225, 1931.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY631881.1 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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