Mycobacterium lacus Turenne et al. (ATCC® BAA-323)

Strain Designations: NRCM 00-255 [DSM 44577]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations NRCM 00-255 [DSM 44577]
Isolation
Clinical specimen - human
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), RefTurenne C, et al. Mycobacterium lacus sp. nov., a novel slowly growing, non-chromogenic clinical isolate. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 2135-2140, 2002. PubMed: 12508880
Medium ATCC® Medium 173: Middlebrook 7H10 agar with Middlebrook OADC enrichment
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor A Kabani
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--A Kabani<<--P. Chedore
Isolation
Clinical specimen - human
References

type strain

Turenne C, et al. Mycobacterium lacus sp. nov., a novel slowly growing, non-chromogenic clinical isolate. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 2135-2140, 2002. PubMed: 12508880

synovial tissue from a 68-year-old female with bursitis of the elbow

type strain

Turenne C, et al. Mycobacterium lacus sp. nov., a novel slowly growing, non-chromogenic clinical isolate. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 2135-2140, 2002. PubMed: 12508880

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF406783 Mycobacterium lacus 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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