Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica (ex Kauffmann and Edwards) Le Minor and Popoff serovar Typhimurium (ATCC® 700720)

Strain Designations: LT2  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Salmonella choleraesuis subsp. choleraesuis (Smith) Weldin serotype Typhimurium
Strain Designations LT2
Application
Emerging infectious disease research
Isolation
Unknown -- wild type strain isolated from a natural source, 1948
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties I 4,5,12:i:1,2
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovar Typhimurium str. LT2, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Antigenic Properties I 4,5,12:i:1,2
Comments
Genome sequenced strain
Medium Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor KE Sanderson
Isolation
Unknown -- wild type strain isolated from a natural source, 1948
References

Lilleengen K. Typing Salmonella typhimurium by means of bacteriophage. Acta Pathol. Microbiol. Scand. Suppl. 77: 1-125, 1948.

Zinder ND, Lederberg J. Genetic exchange in Salmonella . J. Bacteriol. 64: 679-699, 1952. PubMed: 12999698

Judicial Commission of the Internat. The type species of the genus Salmonella Lignieres 1900 is Salmonella enterica (ex Kauffmann and Edwards 1952) Le Minor and Popoff 1987, with the type strain LT2T, and conservation of the epithet enterica in Salmonella enterica over all earlier epithets that may be applied to this species. Opinion 80. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55: 519-520, 2005. PubMed: 15653929

Tindall BJ, et al. Nomenclature and taxonomy of the genus Salmonella. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55: 521-524, 2005. PubMed: 15653930

Kenneth E Sanderson, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE006468 Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovar Typhimurium str. LT2, complete genome.

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