Shigella dysenteriae (Shiga) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 49556)

Strain Designations: CDC 8004-79  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations CDC 8004-79
Emerging infectious disease research
Enteric Research
Human feces, Israel
Biosafety Level 2

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Antigenic Properties Serotype 13
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype 13
Provisional serotype
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor E Sowers
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--E Sowers<<--M. Schmilovitz
Human feces, Israel

Wathen-Grady HG, et al. Characterization of Shigella dysenteriae serotypes 11, 12, and 13. J. Clin. Microbiol. 28: 2580-2584, 1990. PubMed: 1701447