Legionella norrlandica (ATCC® BAA-2678)

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

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Strain Designations LEGN
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor S Byfors
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- S Byfors, Public Health Agency, Sweden

Rizzardi K, et al. Legionella norrlandica sp. nov., isolated from a biopurification tank of a wood processing plant in northern Sweden. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., Submitted.

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  • 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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