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Staphylococcus simulans Kloos and Schleifer (ATCC® 27848)

Strain Designations: MK 148  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations MK 148
Isolation
Human skin
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 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor WE Kloos
Isolation
Human skin
References

Kloos WE, Schleifer KH. Isolation and characterization of staphylococci from human skin. II. Description of four new species: Staphylococcus warneri, Staphylococcus capitis, Staphylococcus hominis, and Staphylococcus simulans. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 25: 62-79, 1975.

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) : AX109643 Sequence 376 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110997 Sequence 1730 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF053584 Staphylococcus simulans ATCC 27848 heat shock protein 60 gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF298805 Staphylococcus simulans translation elongation factor Tu (tuf) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D83373 Staphylococcus simulans (strain MAFF 910161, ATCC 27848T) gene for 16S rRNA, partial sequence.

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