Mycoplasma leopharyngis Hill (ATCC® 49889)

Strain Designations: LL2 [NCTC 11725]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations LL2 [NCTC 11725]
Throat of lion, England
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
Name of Depositor JG Tully
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--JG Tully<<--A. Hill
Throat of lion, England

Hill AC. Mycoplasma simbae sp. nov., Mycoplasma leopharyngis sp. nov., and Mycoplasma leocaptivus sp. nov., isolated from lions. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 518-523, 1992. PubMed: 1390104

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U16760 Mycoplasma leopharyngis 16S rRNA gene, complete sequence.

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