Moraxella equi Hughes and Pugh (ATCC® 25576)

Strain Designations: Hug 68  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Hug 68
Isolation
Eye of horse
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 of Moraxella equi)
Medium ATCC® Medium 4: Rabbit blood agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor DE Hughes
Isolation
Eye of horse
References

Hughes DE, Pugh GW Jr.. Isolation and description of a Moraxella from horses with conjunctivitis. Am. J. Vet. Res. 31: 457-462, 1970. PubMed: 4909551

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

type strain of Moraxella equi

type strain of Moraxella equi

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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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