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Weeksella virosa Holmes et al. (ATCC® 43766)

Strain Designations: NCTC 11634 [CDC 9751]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCTC 11634 [CDC 9751]
Human urine
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCTC<<--B. Holmes
Human urine

Holmes B, et al. Weeksella virosa gen.nov., sp.nov. (formerly group IIf) found in human clinical specimens. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 8: 185-190, 1986.

Validation list no. 23. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 37: 179-180, 1987.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M93152 Weeksella virosa 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB015027 Weeksella virosa gyrB gene for DNA gyrase subunit B, partial cds, strain:ATCC 43766.

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