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Borrelia coriaceae Johnson et al. (ATCC® 43381)

Strain Designations: Co53 [CIP 104208T]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Co53 [CIP 104208T]
Soft tick, Ornithodoros coriaceus, California
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 yes
Possible cause of epizootic bovine abortion
Medium ATCC® Medium 1914: Revised BSK medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Microaerophilic
Name of Depositor RC Johnson
Soft tick, Ornithodoros coriaceus, California

Johnson RC, et al. Borrelia coriaceae sp. nov.: Putative agent of epizootic bovine abortion. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 37: 72-74, 1987.

Lane RS, et al. Isolation of a spirochete from the soft tick, Ornithodoros coriaceus: a possible agent of epizootic bovine abortion. Science 230: 85-87, 1985. PubMed: 3898367

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U42286 Borrelia coriaceae 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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