Campylobacter upsaliensis Sandstedt and Ursing (ATCC® 43953)

Strain Designations: NCTC 11540 [C303]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations NCTC 11540 [C303]
Enteric Research
Emerging infectious disease research
Feces, animal
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 no
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- J. Ursing <-- K. Sandstedt C303
Feces, animal

Sandstedt K, Ursing J. Description of Campylobacter upsaliensis sp.nov. previously known as the CNW group. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 14: 39-45, 1991.

Standstedt K, et al. Thermotolerant Campylobacter with no or weak catalase activity isolated from dogs. Curr. Microbiol. 8: 209-213, 1983.

dog feces

ISO/CD 11133:2009, Annex E. Test microorganisms for commonly used culture media (giving information on the culture medium, culture conditions, test microorganisms, culture collection number of test organisms and the expected reactions)

Corry, JEL, Curtis, GDW and Baird, RM (Eds) Handbook of Culture Media for Food and Water Microbiology. Royal Society of Chemistry, In preparation. ICFMH-WPCM.