Mycoplasma orale (ATCC® 23714)

Strain Designations: CH 19299 [NCTC 10112]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Mycoplasma orale Taylor-Robinson et al.
Strain Designations CH 19299 [NCTC 10112]
Application
Control strain
Media testing
Pharmaceutical and Personal Care
Isolation
Oropharynx of child, Washington, DC
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 243: Mycoplasma medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor RG Wittler
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RG Wittler <-- R Purcell <-- D Taylor-Robinson CH 19299 <-- J. Canchola
Isolation
Oropharynx of child, Washington, DC
References

Edward DG, Freundt EA. Type strains of species of the order Mycoplasmatales, including designation of neotypes for Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides, Mycoplasma agalactiae subsp. agalactiae, and Mycoplasma arthritidis. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 55-61, 1973.

Taylor-Robinson D, et al. A newly identified oral mycoplasma (M. orale) and its relationship to other human mycoplasmas. Am. J. Hyg. 80: 135-148, 1964. PubMed: 14192765

British Pharmacopoeia Commission Tests for microbial contamination. London, UK:British Pharmacopoeia Commission;British Pharmacopoeia Appendix XVI B, 2003

. The Mycoplasmatales and the L-phase of bacteria. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts; 1969.

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

Test for absence of mycoplasmas. London, UK:British Pharmacopoeia Commission;British Pharmacopoeia Appendix XVI (Vet) 3, 2003

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M24659 M. orale ribosomal RNA small subunit.

Basic Documentation
FAQs
  1. Alternate media for Medium #243 for Mycoplasma

    The Remel® PPLO broth supports the growth of Mycoplasma species very well. Other sources for similar broths may also be available.


    Date Updated: 10/24/2013