Neisseria meningitidis (Albrecht and Ghon) Murray (ATCC® 13102)

Strain Designations: M1628  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations M1628
Quality control strain
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 C
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serogroup C
Suggested reference strain for serogroup C
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 <-- F Mickle
Spinal fluid

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ242458 Moraxella lacunata partial 23S rRNA gene, strain LMG 1008.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ242459 Neisseria meningitidis partial 23S rRNA gene, strain ATCC 13102.

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