Streptococcus cristatus Handley et al. (ATCC® 49999)

Strain Designations: CC5A  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations CC5A
Transformation host
Coronal dental plaque
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Sequence of putative adhesin gene, scbA
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor AL Coykendall
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--AL Coykendall<<--P. Handley <<--- B. Rosan <<--- C. Mouton
Coronal dental plaque

Correia FF, et al. scbA from Streptococcus crista CC5A: an atypical member of the lraI gene family. Infect. Immun. 64: 2114-2121, 1996. PubMed: 8675315

Handley P, et al. Streptococcus crista sp. nov., a viridans streptococcus with tufted fibrils, isolated from the human oral cavity and throat. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 543-547, 1991. PubMed: 1742199

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