Leptospira broomii (ATCC® BAA-1108)

Strain Designations: L065  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations L065
Human patient with leptospirosis in France, 2001
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1470: Modified Leptospira medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor PN Levett; Saskatchewan Health, Regina, SK Canada
Human patient with leptospirosis in France, 2001
Year of Origin 2001

Levett PN, et al. Leptospira broomii sp. nov., isolated from humans with leptospirosis. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56(Pt 3): 671-673, 2006. PubMed: 16514048

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY792329 Leptospira broomii strain L065 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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