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Mycobacterium gastri Wayne (ATCC® 15754)

Strain Designations: W-417 [ATCC 15980, E.H. Runyon 2736, TMC 1456]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations W-417 [ATCC 15980, E.H. Runyon 2736, TMC 1456]
Gastric lavage
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
Name of Depositor LG Wayne
Gastric lavage

Chen ZH, et al. Identification and differentiation of Mycobacterium avium and M. intrqacellulare by PCR. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 1267-1269, 1996. PubMed: 8727915

Riska PF, et al. Specific identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis with the Luciferase Reporter mycobacteriophage: use of rho-nitro-alpha-acetylamino-beta-hydroxy propiophenone. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35: 3225-3231, 1997. PubMed: 9399524

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

Wayne LG. Classification and identification of mycobacteria. III. Species within group III. Am. Rev. Respir. Dis. 93: 919-928, 1966. PubMed: 5942239

Wayne LG, et al. Semantide- and chemotaxonomy-based analyses of some problematic phenotypic clusters of slowly growing mycobacteria, a cooperative study of the international working group on mycobacterial taxonomy. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 280-297, 1996. PubMed: 8573508

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X52919 Mycobacterium gastri 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z17211 Mycobacterium gastri for 23S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U24522 Mycobacterium gastri 23S rRNA, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X97633 M.gastri DNA for internal transcribed spacer between 16S rRNA and 23S rRNA genes.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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