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Mycoplasma faucium Freundt et al. (ATCC® 25293)

Strain Designations: [DC 333]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycoplasma orale Taylor-Robinson et al.
Strain Designations [DC 333]
Human oropharynx, 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 3
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
Antigenic Properties Type 3
Medium ATCC® Medium 485: PPLO broth at pH 7.6 with additives for Mycoplasma
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor RG Wittler
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RG Wittler <-- R. Purcell DC 333
Human oropharynx, Washington, DC

Fox H, et al. Characterization of a newly identified mycoplasma (Mycoplasma orale type 3) from the human oropharynx. J. Bacteriol. 98: 36-43, 1969. PubMed: 4976470

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.

. 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) : U83663 Mycoplasma faucium 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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