Spiroplasma sp. (ATCC® 51123)

Strain Designations: TAAS-1  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations TAAS-1
Tissue, animal
Texas, United States
Biosafety Level 1

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 freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Group VIII-3
Name of Depositor KJ Hackett
Special Collection National Park Service Special Collection (NPS)
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--KJ Hackett<<--R.F. Whitcomb
Tissue, animal
Texas, United States
Geographical Isolation Big Bend National Park

Gasparich GE, et al. Serologic and genomic relatedness of group VIII and group XVII spiroplasmas and subdivision of spiroplasma group VIII into subgroups. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 338-341, 1993.

Zentralbl. Bakteriol. Suppl. 20: 931-933, 1990.

gut of black horse fly, Tabanus atratus, Big Bend National Park

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • This material is distributed for scientific and educational research purposes only and is part of the National Park Service Special Collection. A signed National Park Service MTA is both required prior to shipment to customers proposing a non-commercial use. A separate agreement is required from the National Park Service for customers proposing a commercial use.
  • 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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