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Acholeplasma axanthum Tully and Razin (ATCC® 25176)

Strain Designations: S-743 [NCTC 10138]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations S-743 [NCTC 10138]
Murine leukemia tissue culture
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 243: Mycoplasma medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor JG Tully
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--JG Tully<<--C. Friend
Murine leukemia tissue culture

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.

Tully JG, Razin S. Characteristics of a new sterol-nonrequiring Mycoplasma. J. Bacteriol. 98: 970-978, 1969. PubMed: 4892385

Tully JG, Razin S. Acholeplasma axanthum, sp. n.: a new sterol-nonrequiring member of the Mycoplasmatales. J. Bacteriol. 103: 751-754, 1970. PubMed: 4919991

Friend C, et al. Antibiotic effect of tylosin on a mycoplasma contaminant in a tissue culture leukemia cell line. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 121: 1009-1010, 1966. PubMed: 4287117

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

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