Helicobacter hepaticus Fox et al. (ATCC® 51448)

Strain Designations: Hh-2 [CCUG 33637, CIP 104100, LMG 16316]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Hh-2 [CCUG 33637, CIP 104100, LMG 16316]
SCID/NCr mouse liver
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 1705: Brucella Agar/Broth w/ 5% Defibrinated Sheep Blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Microaerophilic (3-5% O2-10% CO2)
Name of Depositor J Fox
SCID/NCr mouse liver

Fox JG, et al. Helicobacter hepaticus sp. nov., a microaerophilic bacterium isolated from livers and intestinal mucosal scrapings from mice. J. Clin. Microbiol. 32: 1238-1245, 1994. PubMed: 8051250

Cahill RJ, et al. Inflammatory bowel disease: an immunity-mediated condition triggered by bacterial infection with Helicobacter hepaticus. Infect. Immun. 65: 3126-3131, 1997. PubMed: 9234764

Saunders KE, et al. Use of pulsed-field gel electrophoresis to determine genomic diversity in strains of Helicobacter hepaticus from geographically distant locations. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35: 2859-2863, 1997. PubMed: 9350747

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U07574 Helicobacter hepaticus strain Hh-2 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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