Legionella anisa Gorman et al. (ATCC® 35292)

Strain Designations: WA-316-C3 [NCTC 11974]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations WA-316-C3 [NCTC 11974]
Tap water, Los Angeles, CA
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 GW Gorman
Tap water, Los Angeles, CA

Gorman GW, et al. Legionella anisa: a new species of Legionella isolated from potable waters and a cooling tower. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 49: 305-309, 1985. PubMed: 3985609

Validation list no. 18. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 375-376, 1985.

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ISO/CD 11133:2009, Annex E. Test microorganisms for commonly used culture media (giving information on the culture medium, culture conditions, test microorganisms, culture collection number of test organisms and the expected reactions)

Corry, JEL, Curtis, GDW and Baird, RM (Eds) Handbook of Culture Media for Food and Water Microbiology. Royal Society of Chemistry, In preparation. ICFMH-WPCM.

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X73394 L. anisa (ATCC 35292) gene for 16S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z24682 L. anisa 23S and 5S rRNA genes, partial CDS's.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X72342 L. anisa (ATCC 35292) gene for 5S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z30535 L. anisa WA-316-C3 genes for 23S ribosomal RNA and 5S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U91607 Legionella anisa macrophage infectivity potentiator (mip) gene, complete cds.

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