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Mycoplasma arginini (ATCC® 23838)

Strain Designations: G230 [NCTC 10129]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycoplasma arginini Barile et al.
Strain Designations G230 [NCTC 10129]
Mouse brain experimentally infected with scrapies
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 243: Mycoplasma medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Broth: Aerobic, Plates: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor MF Barile
Mouse brain experimentally infected with scrapies

Tully JG, et al. Synonymy of Mycoplasma arginini and Mycoplasma leonis. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 22: 47-49, 1972.

Edward DG, Freundt EA. Type strains of species of the order Mycoplasmatales, including designation of neotypes for Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides, Mycoplasma agalactiae subsp. agalactiae, and Mycoplasma arthritidis. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 55-61, 1973.

Barile MF, et al. Isolation and characterization of Mycoplasma arginini: spec. nov.. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 129: 489-494, 1968. PubMed: 4880321

. 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.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X54141 M. arginini arcA gene for arginine deiminase.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF583462 Mycoplasma arginini strain ATCC 23838 arginine deiminase (arcA) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF583457 Mycoplasma arginini strain ATCC 23838 DNA gyrase subunit B (gyrB) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF583456 Mycoplasma arginini strain ATCC 23838 putative lysyl-tRNA synthetase (lysS) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : FJ765321 Mycoplasma arginini strain NCTC 10129 RNA polymerase (rpoB) gene, partial cds.

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