Nocardia farcinica Trevisan (ATCC® 23826)

Strain Designations: [205; N-12]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations [205; N-12]
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 freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Referred to as the type strain of Nocardia paratuberculosis
Medium ATCC® Medium 90: Lowenstein Jenson medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor M Tsukamura
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--M Tsukamura<<--I. Uesaka (Nocardia asteroides) <<--- N. McClung 205 <<--- S. McMillan N-12

Tsukamura M. Numerical taxonomy of the genus Nocardia. J. Gen. Microbiol. 56: 265-287, 1969. PubMed: 5793118

Wallace RJ Jr., et al. Cefotaxime-resistant Nocardia asteroides strains are isolates of the controversial species Nocardia farcinica. J. Clin. Microbiol. 28: 2726-2732, 1990. PubMed: 2280003

Tsukamura M. Numerical analysis of the taxonomy of Nocardiae and Rhodococci. Microbiol. Immunol. 26: 1101-1119, 1982. PubMed: 6763136

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