Legionella worsleiensis Dennis et al. (ATCC® 49508)

Strain Designations: 1347  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations 1347
Isolation
Industrial cooling tower, Worsley, England
Biosafety Level 2

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1099: CYE (Charcoal Yeast Extract) Buffered Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor WL Thacker
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--WL Thacker<<--P.J.L. Dennis
Isolation
Industrial cooling tower, Worsley, England
References

Dennis PJ, et al. Five new Legionella species isolated from water. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 329-337, 1993. PubMed: 8494743

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U60164 Legionella worsleiensis macrophage infectivity potentiator (mip) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U92226 Legionella worsleiensis macrophage infectivity potentiator (mip) gene, complete cds.