Mycoplasma buccale (ATCC® 23636)

Strain Designations: [CH 20247]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycoplasma orale Taylor-Robinson et al.
Strain Designations [CH 20247]
Oropharynx of child, Washington, DC
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.

Antigenic Properties Type 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Antigenic Properties Type 2
Medium ATCC® Medium 243: Mycoplasma medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor RG Wittler
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RG Wittler<<--R. Purcell <<--- D. Taylor-Robinson CH 20247
Oropharynx of child, Washington, DC

Freundt EA, et al. Proposal of Mycoplasma buccale nom. nov. and Mycoplasma faucium nom. nov. for Mycoplasma orale "Types" 2 and 3, respectively. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 24: 252-255, 1974.

Taylor-Robinson D, Chanock RM. Characterization of a newly identified mycoplasma from the human oropharynx. Am. J. Epidemiol. 81: 180-191, 1965. PubMed: 14261024

. 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.

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