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Fusobacterium nucleatum subsp. fusiforme Gharbia and Shah (ATCC® 51190)

Strain Designations: NCTC 11326 [76-300-4545, A211/81, CIPL 7689, SOR]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCTC 11326 [76-300-4545, A211/81, CIPL 7689, SOR]
Sinusitis in upper jaw
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 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCTC<<--F.N. Guillermet strain SOR <<--- H. Beerens
Sinusitis in upper jaw

Gharbia SE, Shah HN. Fusobacterium nucleatum subsp. fusiforme subsp. nov. and Fusobacterium nucleatum subsp. animalis subsp. nov. as additional subspecies within Fusobacterium nucleatum. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 296-298, 1992. PubMed: 1581188

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF342831 Fusobacterium nucleatum subsp. fusiforme strain ATCC 51190 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, complete sequence; and 23S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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