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Mycoplasma alligatoris Brown et al. (ATCC® 700619)

Strain Designations: A21JP2  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycoplasma sp.
Strain Designations A21JP2
Synovium of American alligator, Florida, 1995
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)
Highly virulent lethal pathogen of alligators
Medium ATCC® Medium 988: Spiroplasma medium SP-4
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor DR Brown
Synovium of American alligator, Florida, 1995
Year of Origin 1995

Brown DR, et al. Mycoplasma alligatoris sp. nov., from American alligators. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 419-424, 2001. PubMed: 11321088

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U56733 16S rRNA sequence

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