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Mycobacterium gadium Casal and Calero (ATCC® 27726)

Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Sputum, South Carolina Dept. of Health and Environmental Control
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 90: Lowenstein Jenson medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor M Casal
Sputum, South Carolina Dept. of Health and Environmental Control

Casal M, Calero JR. Mycobacterium gadium sp. nov. a new species of rapid-growing scotochromogenic mycobacteria. Tubercle 55: 299-308, 1974. PubMed: 4220083

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) : M61663 M.gadium 16S ribosomal rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X55594 M.gadium 16S ribosomal RNA, part.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U24520 Mycobacterium gadium 23S rRNA, partial sequence.

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