Legionella pneumophila subsp. pneumophila Brenner et al. (ATCC® 33153)

Strain Designations: Knoxville-1 [NCTC 11286]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Legionella pneumophila Brenner et al.
Strain Designations Knoxville-1 [NCTC 11286]
Emerging infectious disease research
Respiratory research
Human lung
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® yes
Type Strain no
Fluorescent antibody serogroup 1
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor RE Weaver
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RE Weaver <-- JE McDade
Human lung
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z24702 L.pneumophila 23S and 5S rRNA genes, partial CDS's.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X72355 L.pneumophila Sgp.1 (ATCC 33153) gene for 5S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z30432 L.pneumophila Serogroup 1 Knoxville-1 genes for 23S ribosomal RNA and 5S ribosomal RNA.

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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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