Oligella urethralis (Lautrop et al.) Rossau et al. (ATCC® 17960)

Strain Designations: CDC 7603 [CCUG 13463, LMG 5303, MC213, NCDC KC 744]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Mima polymorpha var. oxidans (sic) de Bord
Strain Designations CDC 7603 [CCUG 13463, LMG 5303, MC213, NCDC KC 744]
Quality control strain
Quality control strain for IDS products
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® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor CDC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CDC <-- Washington State Board of Health MC213

Bergey's Manual Syst. Bacteriol. 1: 303, 1984.

Van Landschoot A, et al. Intra- and intergeneric similarities of the ribosomal ribonucleic acid cistrons of Acinetobacter. Int J Syst Bacteriol 36: 150-160, 1986.

Rossau R, et al. Oligella, a new genus including Oligella urethralis comb. nov. (Formerly Moraxella urethralis) and Oligella ureolytica sp. nov. (Formerly CDC Group IVe): relationship to Taylorella equigenitalis and related taxa. Int J Syst Bacteriol 37: 198-210, 1987.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

VITEK 2 Comprehensive QC Set. bioMerieux.

RapID™ NH Panel QC Set. Remel™.