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Mesoplasma lactucae (Rose et al.) Tully et al. (ATCC® 49193)

Strain Designations: 831-C4  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Mycoplasma lactucae Rose et al.
Strain Designations 831-C4
Lettuce leaf, Lactuca sativa, Columbus, OH
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 243: Mycoplasma medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor JG Tully
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--JG Tully<<--N.L. Somerson
Lettuce leaf, Lactuca sativa, Columbus, OH

Rose DL, et al. Mycoplasma lactucae sp. nov., a sterol-requiring mollicute from a plant surface. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 138-142, 1990. PubMed: 2223606

Tully JG, et al. Revised taxonomy of the class Mollicutes: proposed elevation of a monophpyletic cluster of arthropod-associated mollicutes to ordinal rank (Entomoplasmatales ord. nov.), with provision for familial rank to separate species with nonhelical morphology (Entomoplasmataceae fam. nov.) from helical species (Spiroplasmataceae), and emended descriptions of the order Mycoplasmatales, family Mycoplasmataceae. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 378-385, 1993.

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M24479 Mesoplasma lactucae ATCC 49193 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF303132 Mesoplasma lactucae ATCC 49193 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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