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Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Zopf) Lehmann and Neumann (ATCC® 25177D-5)

Strain Designations: Genomic DNA from Mycobacterium tuberculosis Strain H37Ra [ATCC® 25177™]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Strain Designations Genomic DNA from Mycobacterium tuberculosis Strain H37Ra [ATCC® 25177™]
Respiratory research
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
At least 5 µg in 1X TE buffer
OD260/OD280: 1.6 to 2.0
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Ra, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Source culture exhibits class A beta-lactamase activity.
Source culture is an attenuated strain.
This preparation of high molecular weight DNA is appropriate for use in the polymerase chain reaction (PCR)* process and other molecular biology applications.
*The PCR process is covered by patents owned by Hoffmann-La Roche Inc. Use of the PCR process requires a license.
Genome sequenced strain
Name of Depositor ATCC
Special Collection DNA

McMurray DN, et al. Respiratory infection with attenuated Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Ra in malnourished guinea pigs. Infect. Immun. 39: 793-799, 1983. PubMed: 6403460

Alsaadi AI, Smith DW. The fate of virulent and attenuated Mycobacteria in guinea pigs infected by the respiratory route. Am. Rev. Respir. Dis. 107: 1041-1046, 1973. PubMed: 4197232

European Pharmacopoeia Commission Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Strasbourg, France:European Pharmacopoeia Commission;European Pharmacopoeia EP 2.6.2, 1997

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

Voladri RK, et al. Recombinant expression and characterization of the major B-lactamase of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 42: 1375-1381, 1998. PubMed: 9624479

Hackbarth CJ, et al. Cloning and sequence analysis of a class A beta-lactamase from Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Ra. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 41: 1182-1185, 1997. PubMed: 9145897

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : MTU24555 Mycobacterium tuberculosis 23S rRNA, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : MTU67924 Mycobacterium tuberculosis beta-lactamase (blaA) gene, complete cds

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X70901 M.tuberculosis mce gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110247 Sequence 980 from Patent WO0123604

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000611 Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Ra, complete genome.

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Basic Documentation
  1. Accessing genome sequencing data

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

  2. Criteria for reference quality genomes

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019