To ATCC Valued Customers,

ATCC stands ready to support our customers’ needs during the coronavirus pandemic. If you experience any issues with your products or services, please contact ATCC Customer Service at For Technical questions please contact Thank you.

Corynebacterium tuscaniense Riegel et al. (ATCC® BAA-1141)

Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Permits and Restrictions

View Permits

Deposited As Corynebacterium tuscaniae
Blood - human
isolation date: June, 2002
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
Name of Depositor C von Hunolstein, R Mattei
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
C von Hunolstein
R Mattei
Blood - human
isolation date: June, 2002
Year of Origin 2002

Riegel Philippe, et al. Isolation of Corynebacterium tuscaniae sp. nov. from Blood Cultures of a Patient with Endocarditis. J. Clin. Microbiol. 44: 307-312, 2006.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
Basic Documentation