Mycobacterium simiae Karassova et al. (ATCC® 25275)

Strain Designations: 3015 [N29, TMC 1226]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 3015 [N29, TMC 1226]
Indian monkey, Macaca mulatta
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 EH Runyon
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- EH Runyon <-- J. Weiszfeiler N29
Indian monkey, Macaca mulatta

Weiszfeiler G, et al. A new mycobacterium species: Mycobacterium asiaticum n. sp.. Acta Microbiol. Acad. Sci. Hung. 18: 247-252, 1971. PubMed: 5006093

Karassova V, et al. Occurrence of atypical mycobacteria in Macacus rhesus. Acta Microbiol. Acad. Sci. Hung. 12: 275-282, 1965. PubMed: 4955460

. . Proc. Microbiol. Res. Group Hung. Acad. Sci. 3: 1-86, 1970.

Haas WH, et al. A new agent of mycobacterial lymphadenitis in children: Mycobacterium heidelbergense sp. nov.. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35: 3203-3209, 1997. PubMed: 9399520

Ritter D, et al. Differentiation of Mycobacterium genavense and Mycobacterium simiae by automated mycolic acid analysis with high-performance liquid chromatography. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 2004-2006, 1996. PubMed: 8818899

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) : X81390 M.simiae partial SOD gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : A42840 Sequence 172 from Patent WO9503412.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X52931 Mycobacterium simiae 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U24548 Mycobacterium simiae 23S rRNA, partial 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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