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Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Zopf) Lehmann and Neumann (ATCC® BAA-2511)

Strain Designations: Rv-nirBD-KO  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 3

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Deposited As Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Strain Designations Rv-nirBD-KO
Isolation Lab-engineered strain
Biosafety Level 3

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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genotype Rv-nirBD-KO
Type Strain no
Genotype Rv-nirBD-KO
Name of Depositor S Rao, Novartis Institute for Tropical Diseases
Isolation Lab-engineered strain
References

Tan MP, et al. Nitrate Respiration Protects Hypoxic Mycobacterium tuberculosis Against Acid- and Reactive Nitrogen Species Stresses. PLoS ONE 5(10): e13356, 2010. PubMed: 21048946

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
  • 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.
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