Leptospira borgpetersenii Yasuda et al. (ATCC® 23580)

Strain Designations: Castellon 3  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Leptospira interrogans (Stimson) Wenyon
Strain Designations Castellon 3
Apodemus sylvaticus, Spain
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 Serovar castellonis
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serovar castellonis
Reference strain for serotype castellonis
Medium ATCC® Medium 1470: Modified Leptospira medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor AD Alexander
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- AD Alexander <-- B Babudieri
Apodemus sylvaticus, Spain

. . Curr. Probl. Leptospirosis Res., WHO Techn. Rep. Ser. 380: 21, 1967.

. . Rend. Ist. Super. Sanita 18: 57-64, 1955.

Romero EC, Yasuda PH. Molecular characterization of Leptospira sp. strains isolated from human subjects in Sao Paulo, Brazil using a polymerase chain reaction-based assay: a public health tool. Mem. Inst. Oswaldo Cruz 101(4): 373-378, 2006. PubMed: 16951806

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