Aggregatibacter aphrophilus (Khairat 1940) Nørskov-Lauritsen and Kilian 2006 (ATCC® 7901)

Strain Designations: 429 [ICPB 3506]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Haemophilus parainfluenzae Rivers
Strain Designations 429 [ICPB 3506]
Quality control strain
Quality control strain for bioMerieux Vitek and IDS products
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® yes
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 2167: Haemophilus Test Medium
ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor M Pittman

Public Health Rep. 55: 915, 1940.

RapID™ NH Panel QC Set. Remel™.

Potts TV et al. Relationships among isolates of oral haemophili as determined by DNA-DNA hybridization. Arch. Microbiol. 145: 136-141, 1986.

Nørskov-Lauritsen and Kilian. Reclassification of Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Haemophilus aphrophilus, Haemophilus paraphrophilus and Haemophilus segnis as Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans gen. nov., comb. nov., Aggregatibacter aphrophilus comb. nov. and Aggregatibacter segnis comb. nov., and emended description of Aggregatibacter aphrophilus to include V factor-dependent and V factor-independent isolates. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56: 2135-2146, 2006.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109577 Sequence 310 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M75040 Haemophilus parainfluenzae 16S small subunit ribosomal RNA gene sequence.

Basic Documentation
  1. ATCC 7901 name change

    Date Updated: 12/12/2017