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Mycobacterium chelonae Bergey et al. (ATCC® 35752)

Strain Designations: TMC 1544 [Friedmann]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycobacterium chelonae subsp. chelonae (Bergey et al.) Kubica et al.
Strain Designations TMC 1544 [Friedmann]
Sterility assurance
Testing antimicrobial agent
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.

Antigenic Properties Serotype chelonae
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Antigenic Properties Serotype chelonae
Name of Depositor Trudeau Mycobacterial Culture Collection - TMC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- Trudeau Mycobacterial Culture Collection - TMC <-- NCTC 946 <-- FM Perry strain Friedmann

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

Sterilization of single-use medical devices incorporating materials of animal origin--Validation and routine control of sterilization by liquid chemical sterilants. Geneva (Switzerland):International Organization for Standardization/ANSI;ISO ISO 14160:1998.

Standard Practice for Evaluation of Pre-saturated or Impregnated Towelettes for Hard Surface Disinfection . West Conshohocken, PA:ASTM International;ASTM Standard Test Method E 2362-04.

Sterilization of single-use medical devices incorporating materials of animal origin --- Validation and routine control of sterilization by liquid chemical sterilants, Annex A. London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS EN ISO 14160:1998.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X82236 M.chelonae 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y13911 Mycobacterium chelonae murA and 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ295297 Mycobacterium chelonae murA gene for UDP-N-acetylglucosamine enolpyruvyl transferase.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF152395 Mycobacterium chelonae beta-lactamase-like protein (bllp) and F420-dependent glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (fgd) genes, complete cds.

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  • 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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