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Mobiluncus curtisii (ATCC® 35241)

Strain Designations: BV 345-16  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Mobiluncus curtisii subsp. curtisii Spiegel and Roberts
Strain Designations BV 345-16
Human vagina
Biosafety Level 1

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
Cell wall constituents
Antigenic distinctiveness
Name of Depositor CA Spiegel
Human vagina

Roberts MC, et al. Antigenic distinctiveness of Mobiluncus curtisii and Mobiluncus mulieris. J. Clin. Microbiol. 21: 891-893, 1985. PubMed: 3924951

Spiegel CA, Roberts M. Mobiluncus gen. nov., Mobiluncus curtisii subsp. curtisii sp. nov., Mobiluncus curtisii subsp. holmesii subsp. nov., and Mobiluncus mulieris sp. nov., curved rods from the human vagina. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 177-184, 1984.

Carlone GM, et al. Cell wall characteristics of Mobiluncus species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 288-296, 1986.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X82603 M.curtisii 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X86005 M.curtisii 16S rRNA gene (ssp. curtisii).

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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