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Mycobacterium triviale Kubica (ATCC® 23292)

Strain Designations: (V Subgroup of Runyon Group III) [DSM 44153, TMC 1453]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations (V Subgroup of Runyon Group III) [DSM 44153, TMC 1453]
Sputum, Georgia
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 GP Kubica
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- GP Kubica <-- Georgia Dept. Public Health T-255-3
Sputum, Georgia

Kubica GP, et al. Differential identification of mycobacteria VI. Mycobacterium triviale Kubica sp. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol 20: 161-174, 1970.

Jones WD Jr., et al. A hitherto undescribed group of nonchromogenic mycobacteria. Am Rev Respir Dis 94: 790-795, 1966. PubMed: 5332270

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

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X88924 M.triviale 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M29571 M.triviale 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X92573 M.triviale gene for 32 kDa protein (partial).

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X99221 M.triviale internal transcribed spacer between 16S and 23S rRNA, genomic sequence.

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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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