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Mycoplasma ovipneumoniae Carmichael et al. (ATCC® 29419)

Strain Designations: NCTC 10151 [Y98]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations NCTC 10151 [Y98]
Ovine respiratory tract
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
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 247: PPLO broth without CV (pH 7.8) with horse serum (not inactivated) and yeast extract
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Broth: Aerobic; Plates Anaerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- R.H. Leach Y98 <-- G.S. Cottew <-- L.E. Carmichael
Ovine respiratory tract

Leach RH, et al. Atypical mycoplasmas from sheep in Great Britain and Australia identified as Mycoplasma ovipneumoniae. Vet. Rec. 98: 377-379, 1976. PubMed: 936439

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

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