Neisseria meningitidis (Albrecht and Ghon) Murray (ATCC® 13077)

Strain Designations: M1027 [NCTC 10025]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations M1027 [NCTC 10025]
Media testing
Spinal fluid from patient with fatal meningitis
Biosafety Level 2

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Antigenic Properties Serogroup A
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 yes
Antigenic Properties Serogroup A
Suggested reference strain for serogroup A
Medium ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor SE Branham
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- SE Branham <-- C Miller 21
Spinal fluid from patient with fatal meningitis

Int. Bull. Bacteriol. Nomencl. Taxon. 8: 1-15, 1958.

Opinion 35. Conservation of the specific epithet meningitidis in the scientific name of the Meningococcus. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 20: 13-14, 1970.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Medical microbiology -- Culture media -- Part 2: Ready-to-use blood culture systems. Berlin, Germany:Deutsches Institut fur Normung;DIN DIN 58942-2: 2004, 2004

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF205574 Neisseria meningitidis aspartate b-semialdehyde dehydrogenase gene, partial cds.