Gemella cuniculi Hoyles et al. (ATCC® BAA-287)

Strain Designations: CCUG 42726 [CIP 106481, M60449/99/1]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations CCUG 42726 [CIP 106481, M60449/99/1]
Submandibular abscess in a lop-eared pet rabbit
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 yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor CCUG
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CCUG<<--L. Hoyles <<-- G. Foster
Submandibular abscess in a lop-eared pet rabbit

Hoyles L, et al. Characterization of a Gemella-like organism isolated from an abscess of a rabbit: description of Gemella cuniculi sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 2037-2041, 2000. PubMed: 11155978

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ251987 16S rRNA sequence

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  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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