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Mycobacterium nebraskense Mohamed et al. (ATCC® BAA-837)

Strain Designations: UNMC-MY1349 [DSM 44803]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycobacterium nebraskiae
Strain Designations UNMC-MY1349 [DSM 44803]
Clinical specimen - human sputum, Omaha, Nebraska, United States, September 14, 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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Name of Depositor A Mohamed, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Clinical specimen - human sputum, Omaha, Nebraska, United States, September 14, 2002
Year of Origin 2002

Mohamed AM, et al. Mycobacterium nebraskense sp. nov., a novel slowly growing scotochromogenic species. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54: 2057-2060, 2004. PubMed: 15545434

Irwin P C, et al. First report of Mycobacterium nebraskense as a cause of human infection. Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 56: 451-453, 2006.

Amr Mohamed, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY368456 Mycobacterium nebraskense 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY368458 Mycobacterium nebraskense 16S-23S ribosomal RNA intergenic spacer, partial sequence.

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