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Actinobacillus delphinicola Foster et al. (ATCC® 700179)

Strain Designations: M906/93 [NCTC 12870]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations M906/93 [NCTC 12870]
Contrary to published report, this organism produces acid from maltose.
Lung of harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena, Scotland
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 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 95% air, 5% CO2
Name of Depositor G Foster
Lung of harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena, Scotland

Foster G, et al. Actinobacillus delphinicola sp. nov., a new member of the family Pasteurellaceae Pohl (1979) 1981 isolated from sea mammals. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 648-652, 1996. PubMed: 8782671

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