Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus (Smith and Taylor) Veron and Chatelain (ATCC® 27374)

Strain Designations: [NCTC 10842]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations [NCTC 10842]
Control Culture
Brain of sheep fetus
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2
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 1115: Brucella albimi broth
ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Microaerophilic, 3-5% O2-10% CO2
Name of Depositor M Veron
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- M Veron <-- CIP 5396 <-- R Vinzent
Brain of sheep fetus

Veron M, Chatelain R. Taxonomic study of the genus Campylobacter, Sebald and Veron and designation of the neotype strain for the type species, Campylobacter fetus (Smith and Taylor) Sebald and Veron. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 122-134, 1973.

Sebald M, Veron M. Teneur en bases de l"ADN et classification des vibrions. Ann. Inst. Pasteur 105: 897-910, 1963.

Recl. Med. Vet. 128: 541-543, 1952.

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

Campylobacter, Pre-enrichment and Enrichment(modified Park and Humphrey methods). Washington, DC:US Food & Drug Administration;Bacteriological Analytical Manual Online Chapt. 7.D.4, 2001

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M65012 Campylobacter fetus fetus 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L04314 Campylobacter fetus, complete 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U25640 Campylobacter fetus DNA gyrase A subunit (gyrA), complete cds.