Streptococcus australis Willcox et al. (ATCC® 700641)

Strain Designations: AI-1  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations AI-1
Saliva from children, Australia, 1988
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor Institute of Dental Research
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- Institute of Dental Research <-- MPD Willcox
Saliva from children, Australia, 1988
Year of Origin 1988

Willcox MD. Identification and classification of species within the Streptococcus sanguis group. Aust. Dent. J. 41: 107-112, 1996. PubMed: 8670030

Willcox MD, et al. Streptococcus australis sp. nov., a novel oral streptococcus. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1277-1281, 2001. PubMed: 11491323

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF184974 Streptococcus australis 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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