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Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum Lehmann and Neumann (ATCC® 10700)

Strain Designations: 153 [ATCC 7091, IFO 15362, NCTC 11136]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 153 [ATCC 7091, IFO 15362, NCTC 11136]
Quality control strain
Throat culture containing virulent diphtheria bacilli, New York.
Biosafety Level 1

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® yes
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor JM Coffey
Throat culture containing virulent diphtheria bacilli, New York.

Altenburger P, et al. Polyamine distribution in actinomycetes with group B peptidoglycan and species of the genera Brevibacterium, Corynebacterium, and Tsukamurella. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 270-277, 1997.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109540 Sequence 273 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110987 Sequence 1720 from Patent WO0123604.

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