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Brachyspira murdochii (Stanton et al.) Hampson and La (ATCC® 51284)

Strain Designations: 56-150 [DSM 12563]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Serpulina murdochii Stanton et al.
Strain Designations 56-150 [DSM 12563]
Pig, Quebec, Canada
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 Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes
Genome sequencing strain
Name of Depositor DJ Hampson
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- DJ Hampson <-- R. Higgins
Pig, Quebec, Canada

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.

Hampson D, La T. Reclassification of Serpulina intermedia and Serpulina murdochii in the genus Brachyspira as Brachyspira intermedia comb. nov. and Brachyspira murdochii comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56(Pt 5): 1009-1012, 2006. PubMed: 16627646

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ABTG01000000 Brachyspira murdochii DSM 12563, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF060813 Serpulina murdochii strain 56-150 NADH oxidase gene, partial cds

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY748887 Brachyspira murdochii 23S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY312492 Brachyspira murdochii strain 56-150 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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