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Mycobacterium botniense Torkko et al. (ATCC® 700701)

Strain Designations: E347  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations E347
Brook water, Botnia, Finland, 1990
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 yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 173: Middlebrook 7H10 agar with Middlebrook OADC enrichment
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 45.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor P Torkko
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--P Torkko<<--Eila Iivanainen
Brook water, Botnia, Finland, 1990
Year of Origin 1990

Torkko P, et al. Mycobacterium xenopi and related organisms isolated from stream waters in Finland and description of Mycobacterium botniense sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 283-289, 2000. PubMed: 10826815

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ012756 16S rDNA and ITS region sequences

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