Bacteroides ureolyticus Jackson and Goodman (ATCC® 43606)

Strain Designations: P2N12  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides ureolyticus Jackson and Goodman
Strain Designations P2N12
Isolation
Urethra of man with non-gonococcal urethritis
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
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 no
Comments Taxonomy

Bacteroides ureolyticus has been proposed to be reclassified as Campylobacter ureolyticus based on sequencing and genomic amplified fragment length polymorphism analyses RefVandamme P, et al. Reclassification of Bacteroides ureolyticus as Campylobacter ureolyticus comb. nov., and emended description of the genus Campylobacter. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60(Pt 9): 2016-2022, 2010. PubMed: 19801389 . At this time, the ATCC recognizes both names for this organism.
Medium ATCC® Medium 1539: Modified chopped meat medium (ATCC medium 1490) with formate and fumarate
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% H2-10% CO2
Name of Depositor E Fontaine
Isolation
Urethra of man with non-gonococcal urethritis
References

Fontaine EA, et al. A numerical taxonomic study of anaerobic gram-negative bacilli classified as Bacteroides ureolyticus isolated from patients with non- gonococcal urethritis. J. Gen. Microbiol. 132: 3137-3146, 1986. PubMed: 3625171

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

Vandamme P, et al. Chemotaxonomic analyses of Bacteroides gracilis and Bacteroides ureolyticus and reclassification of B. gracilis as Campylobacter gracilis comb. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol 45: 145-152, 1995. PubMed: 7857794

Vandamme P, et al. Reclassification of Bacteroides ureolyticus as Campylobacter ureolyticus comb. nov., and emended description of the genus Campylobacter. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60(Pt 9): 2016-2022, 2010. PubMed: 19801389

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