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Mycoplasma primatum Del Giudice et al. (ATCC® 25948)

Strain Designations: [HRC/292]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations [HRC/292]
Prostatic, urethral tissues of monkey, Cercopithecus aethiops.
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 frozen
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: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor RG Wittler
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RG Wittler <-- R.A. Del Giudice HRC/292
Prostatic, urethral tissues of monkey, Cercopithecus aethiops.

Del Giudice RA, et al. Proposal for classifying human strain navel and related simian mycoplasmas as Mycoplasma primatum sp. n. J. Bacteriol. 108: 439-445, 1971. PubMed: 5001200

Del Giudice RA, et al. Recovery of human mycoplasmas from simian tissues. Nature 222: 1088-1089, 1969. PubMed: 4977742

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

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