Mycobacterium fallax Levy-Frebault et al.
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2. From a single tube of the recommended broth (5 to 6 ml), withdraw approximately 0.5 to 1.0 ml with a Pasteur or
1.0 ml pipette and use to rehydrate the entire pellet.
3. Aseptically transfer the rehydrated pellet back into the broth tube. Mix well.
4. Heavily inoculate a slant of #90 and/or a plate of #173 agar.
5. After growth has been achieved, additional transfers may be made.
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Levy-Frebault V, et al. Mycobacterium fallax sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 336-343, 1983.