Mycoplasma crocodyli Kirchhoff et al. (ATCC® 51981)

Strain Designations: MP145  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations MP145
Isolation
Synovial fluid of crocodile with polyarthritis, Crocodylus niloticus, Harare, Zimbabwe
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 RefKirchhoff H, et al. Mycoplasma crocodyli sp. nov., a new species from crocodiles. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 742-746, 1997. PubMed: 9226906
Comments
Case report
Medium ATCC® Medium 988: Spiroplasma medium SP-4
Growth Conditions
Atmosphere: air, 95%; carbon dioxide (CO2), 5%
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor H Kirchhoff
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--H Kirchhoff<<--K. Mohan
Isolation
Synovial fluid of crocodile with polyarthritis, Crocodylus niloticus, Harare, Zimbabwe
References

Mohan K, et al. Mycoplasma-associated polyarthritis in farmed crocodiles (Crocodylus niloticus) in Zimbabwe. Onderstepoort J. Vet. Res. 62: 45-49, 1995. PubMed: 8539034

Kirchhoff H, et al. Mycoplasma crocodyli sp. nov., a new species from crocodiles. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 742-746, 1997. PubMed: 9226906

type strain

Kirchhoff H, et al. Mycoplasma crocodyli sp. nov., a new species from crocodiles. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 742-746, 1997. PubMed: 9226906

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