Borrelia californiensis (ATCC® BAA-2689)

Strain Designations: CA446  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations CA446
Isolation California Kangaroo Rat (Dipodomys californicus)
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 1914: Revised BSK medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 35°C
Atmosphere: Microaerophilic
Name of Depositor RS Lane
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- RS Lane, Univ. of California Berkeley
Isolation California Kangaroo Rat (Dipodomys californicus)
References

Postic D, et al. Multilocus sequence analysis of atypical Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato isolates--description of Borrelia californiensis sp. nov., and genomospecies 1 and 2. Int. J. Med. Microbiol. 297(4): 263-271, 2007. PubMed: 17374507

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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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