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Brachyspira intermedia (ATCC® 51140)

Strain Designations: PWS/A  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Serpulina intermedius
Strain Designations PWS/A
Weaned pigs with diarrhea, England
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 frozen
Storage Conditions -80°C or colder
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 1827: BHI with heat-inactivated fetal bovine serum and glucose
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor DJ Hampson
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- DJ Hampson <-- R.J. Lysons <-- M.J. Hudson
Weaned pigs with diarrhea, England

Hudson MJ, et al. Diagnosis of swine dysentery: spirochaetes which may be confused with Treponema hyodysenteriae. Vet. Rec. 99: 498-500, 1976. PubMed: 1014306

Validation list no. 64. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 327-328, 1998.

Stanton TB, et al. Recognition of two new species of intestinal spirochetes: Serpulina intermedia sp. nov. and Serpulina murdochii sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 1007-1012, 1997.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U23033 16S rRNA sequence

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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