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Mycoplasma phocirhinis Giebel et al. (ATCC® 49639)

Strain Designations: 852  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycoplasma phocarhinis Giebel et al.
Strain Designations 852
Pus from lung of harbor seal, Phoca vitulina, Germany
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 988: Spiroplasma medium SP-4
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor H Kirchhoff
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--H Kirchhoff<<--A. Binder
Pus from lung of harbor seal, Phoca vitulina, Germany

Giebel J, et al. Mycoplasma phocarhinis sp. nov. and Mycoplasma phocacerebrale sp. nov., two new species from harbor seals (Phoca vitulina L.). Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 39-44, 1991. PubMed: 1995034

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF304324 Mycoplasma phocirhinis 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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