Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis Vandamme et al. emend. Vieira et al. (ATCC® 12394)

Strain Designations: Grouping strain D166B [CIP 104339]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Streptococcus sp.
Strain Designations Grouping strain D166B [CIP 104339]
Control strain for group G
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.

Antigenic Properties Lancefield's group G
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® yes
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Lancefield's group G
Large colony form
Name of Depositor RC Lancefield
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RC Lancefield <-- M Sanders

Brandt CM, et al. Characterization of blood culture isolates of Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis possessing Lancefield's group A antigen. J. Clin. Microbiol. 37: 4194-4197, 1999. PubMed: 10565964

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X60098 Streptococcus sp. (group G) emm gene for M protein.

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