Mycobacterium smegmatis (Trevisan) Lehmann and Neumann (ATCC® 14468)

Strain Designations: W-113 [113; ATCC 101; 178, NCIB 9953, NCTC 10265, TMC 1546]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations W-113 [113; ATCC 101; 178, NCIB 9953, NCTC 10265, TMC 1546]
Biosafety Level 1

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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® yes
Type Strain no
Suggested neotype
Name of Depositor LF Bojalil
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LF Bojalil <-- SA Waksman 113 <-- ATCC 101 <-- Hyg. Lab. (Washington, DC) 178 (Bacillus smegmatis)

Gordon RE, Smith MM. Rapidly growing, acid fast bacteria. I. Species' descriptions of Mycobacterium phlei Lehmann and Neumann and Mycobacterium smegmatis (Trevisan) Lehmann and Neumann. J. Bacteriol. 66: 41-48, 1953. PubMed: 13069464

Bojalil LF, et al. Adansonian classification of mycobacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 28: 333-346, 1962. PubMed: 13870716

Cerbon J, Bojalil LF. Physiological relationships of rapidly growing mycobacteria. Adansonian classification. J. Gen. Microbiol. 25: 7-15, 1961. PubMed: 13691937

Li Z, et al. Rapid detection of Mycobacterium avium in stool samples from AIDS patients by immunomagnetic PCR. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 1903-1907, 1996. PubMed: 8818878

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X52922 Mycobacterium smegmatis 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U24549 Mycobacterium smegmatis 23S rRNA, partial sequence.

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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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