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Mycoplasma microti Brown et al. (ATCC® 700935)

Strain Designations: IL 371  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations IL 371
Lung tissue from prairie vole, Microtus ochrogaster, 1994
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 988: Spiroplasma medium SP-4
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor WL Thacker
Lung tissue from prairie vole, Microtus ochrogaster, 1994
Year of Origin 1994

Dillehay DL, et al. Isolation of mycoplasmas from prairie voles (Microtus ochrogaster). Lab. Anim. Sci. 45: 631-634, 1995. PubMed: 8746521

Brown DR, et al. Mycoplasma microti sp. nov., isolated from the respiratory tract of prairie voles (Microtus ochrogaster). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 409-412, 2001. PubMed: 11321086

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF212859 16S rRNA sequence

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