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Brachyspira aalborgi Hovind-Hougen et al. (ATCC® 43994)

Strain Designations: NCTC 11492 [513A]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCTC 11492 [513A]
Isolation
Human colon, Denmark
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 1664: Anaerobic trypticase soy agar/broth with 10% calf blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- K. Hovind-Hougen 513A
Isolation
Human colon, Denmark
References

Validation list no. 12. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 896-897, 1983.

Lee JI, Hampson DJ. Genetic characterisation of intestinal spirochaetes and their association with disease. J. Med. Microbiol. 40: 365-371, 1994. PubMed: 8176724

Hovind-Hougen K, et al. Intestinal spirochetosis: morphological characterization and cultivation of the spirochete Brachyspira aalborgi gen. nov., sp. nov.. J. Clin. Microbiol. 16: 1127-1136, 1982. PubMed: 6186689

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