Legionella pneumophila subsp. pascullei Brenner et al. (ATCC® 33737)

Strain Designations: U8W  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations U8W
Application
Characterization
Emerging infectious disease research
Respiratory research
Isolation
Water from shower head
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 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor A Brown
Isolation
Water from shower head
References

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

Garrity GM, et al. Serological and genotypic diversity among serogroup 5- reacting environmental Legionella isolates. J. Clin. Microbiol. 15: 646-653, 1982. PubMed: 6175657

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

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF122885 Legionella pneumophila subsp. pascullei 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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