Bordetella pertussis (Bergey et al.) Moreno-Lopez (ATCC® BAA-589)

Strain Designations: Tohama I  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Tohama I
Human clinical specimen
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Bordetella pertussis strain Tohama I, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 35: Bordet Gengou Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor A Preston
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
A Preston
S Stibitz
Human clinical specimen

Heininger U, et al. Comparative phenotypic analysis of the Bordetella parapertussis isolate chosen for genomic sequencing.. Infect. Immun. 70: 3777-3784, 2002. PubMed: 12065521

Kasuga T, et al. Studies on Haemophilus pertussis, Part I. Antigen Structure of H. pertussis and its phases.. Kitasato Arch. Exp. Med. 26: 121-134, 1953.

Kasuga T, et al. Studies on Haemophilus Pertussis, Part V. Relation between the Phase of Bacilli and the Progress of the Whooping-Cough.. Kitasato Arch. Exp. Med. 27: 57-62, 1954.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : BX470248 Bordetella pertussis strain Tohama I, complete genome.

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