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Mycoplasma flocculare Meyling and Friis (ATCC® 27399)

Strain Designations: [Ms42, NCTC 10143]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations [Ms42, NCTC 10143]
Porcine catarrhal pneumonia
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 1699: Revised Mycoplasma medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor RG Wittler
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RG Wittler<<--N.F. Friis Ms42
Porcine catarrhal pneumonia

Edward DG, Freundt EA. Type strains of species of the order Mycoplasmatales, including designation of neotypes for Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides, Mycoplasma agalactiae subsp. agalactiae, and Mycoplasma arthritidis. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 55-61, 1973.

Friis NF. Isolation and characterization of a new porcine mycoplasma. Acta Vet. Scand. 13: 284-286, 1972. PubMed: 4569042

Meyling A, Friis NF. Serological identification of a new porcine mycoplasma species, M. flocculare. Acta Vet. Scand. 13: 287-289, 1972. PubMed: 4675802

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

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U20528 Mycoplasma flocculare ribosomal protein S15 (rpsO) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U20509 Mycoplasma flocculare triosephosphate isomerase (tpi) gene, complete cds.

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