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Mycoplasma lipophilum (ATCC® 27104)

Strain Designations: [MaBy]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycoplasma lipophilum Del Giudice et al.
Strain Designations [MaBy]
Sputum from pneumonia patient
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 RG Wittler
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RG Wittler<<--R.A. Del Giudice strain MaBy
Sputum from pneumonia patient

Del Giudice RA, Carski TR. Characterization of a new Mycoplasma species of human origin. Bacteriol. Proc. 1968: 67, 1968.

Del Giudice RA, et al. Mycoplasma lipophilum sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 24: 147-153, 1974.

Del Giudice RA, et al. Immunofluorescence identification of Mycoplasma on agar by use of incident illumination. J. Bacteriol. 93: 1205-1209, 1967. PubMed: 5340303

. 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.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M24581 M.lipophilum 16S ribosomal RNA small subunit.

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