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Borrelia carolinensis (ATCC® BAA-1773)

Strain Designations: SCW22  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations SCW22
Hard tick Ixodes minor
By JH Oliver, Jr; 1994
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 -80°C or colder
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Name of Depositor N Rudenko and JH Oliver, Jr
Hard tick Ixodes minor
By JH Oliver, Jr; 1994
Year of Origin 1994

Rudenko N, Golovchenko M, Grubhoffer L, Oliver JH Jr. Borrelia carolinensis sp. nov., a new (14th) member of the Borrelia burgdorferi Sensu Lato complex from the southeastern region of the United States. J. Clin. Microbiol. 47(1): 134-141, 2009. PubMed: 19020062

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EU085407 Borrelia carolinensis isolate SCW-22 16S ribosomal RNA (rrs) gene, partial sequence

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