Haemophilus aegyptius (Trevisan) Pittman and Davis (ATCC® 49254)

Strain Designations: F3055 [186, 86033535]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Haemophilus influenzae (Lehmann and Neumann) Winslow et al.
Strain Designations F3055 [186, 86033535]
Isolation
From the eye of a person with conjunctivitis living in a Brazilian town with no Brazilian purpuric fever cases
Biosafety Level 2

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Antigenic Properties Biogroup aegyptius
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Biogroup aegyptius
Medium ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor GW Ajello
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--GW Ajello<<--A. Lutz Inst. 186
Isolation
From the eye of a person with conjunctivitis living in a Brazilian town with no Brazilian purpuric fever cases
References

Brenner DJ, et al. Biochemical, genetic, and epidemiologic characterization of Haemophilus influenzae biogroup aegyptius (Haemophilus aegyptius) strains associated with Brazilian purpuric fever. J. Clin. Microbiol. 26: 1524-1534, 1988. PubMed: 3262623