Neisseria meningitidis (Albrecht and Ghon) Murray (ATCC® 13090)

Strain Designations: M2092 [CIP 104218, L. Cunningham]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations M2092 [CIP 104218, L. Cunningham]
Media testing
Quality control strain
Quality control strain for BBL products
Spinal fluid
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 Serogroup B
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 Serogroup B
Suggested reference strain for serogroup B
Medium ATCC® Medium 2167: Haemophilus Test Medium
ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor SE Branham
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- SE Branham <-- Jamaica Plain, MA
Spinal fluid

Int. Bull. Bacteriol. Nomencl. Taxon. 8: 1-15, 1958.

Quality Control for Commercially Prepared Microbiological Culture Media; Approved Standard - 3rd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M22-A3.

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  • 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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