Legionella pneumophila subsp. fraseri Brenner et al. (ATCC® 33156)

Strain Designations: Los Angeles-1  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations Los Angeles-1
Application
Emerging infectious disease and respiratory research
Isolation
Human lung
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
Comments
Fluorescent antibody serogroup 4
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor RE Weaver
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RE Weaver <-- P. Edelstein
Isolation
Human lung
References

Brenner DJ, et al. Legionella pneumophila serogroup Lansing 3 isolated from a patient with fatal pneumonia, and descriptions of L. pneumophila subsp. pneumophila subsp. nov., L. pneumophila subsp. fraseri subsp. nov., and L. pneumophila subsp. pascullei subsp. nov.. J. Clin. Microbiol. 26: 1695-1703, 1988. PubMed: 3053773

Hickey EK, Cianciotto NP. An iron- and fur-repressed Legionella pneumophila gene that promotes intracellular infection and encodes a protein with similarity to the Escherichia coli aerobactin synthetases. Infect. Immun. 65: 133-143, 1997. PubMed: 8975903

Validation list no. 29. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 39: 205-206, 1989.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z24708 L.pneumophila 23S and 5S rRNA genes, partial CDS's.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X72365 L.pneumophila Sgp.4 (ATCC 33156) gene for 5S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z30439 L.pneumophila Serogroup 4 Los Angeles-1 genes for 23S ribosomal RNA and 5S ribosomal RNA.

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