Mycoplasma fermentans (ATCC® 19989)

Strain Designations: PG18 [G, NCTC 10117]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Mycoplasma fermentans Edward
Strain Designations PG18 [G, NCTC 10117]
Application
Pharmaceutical and Personal Care
Isolation
Ulcerative balanitis
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 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

Mycoplasma fermentans PG18 DNA, nearly complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Comments
Genome sequencing strain
Medium Medium 243: Mycoplasma medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2 -10% CO2 -10% H2
Name of Depositor RG Wittler
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RG Wittler <-- DG ff. Edward PG 18 <-- M Ruiter strain G
Isolation
Ulcerative balanitis
References

Sneath PH, Skerman VB. A list of type and reference strains of bacteria. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 16: 1-134, 1966.

Edward DG. A suggested classification and nomenclature for organisms of the pleuropneumonia group. Int. Bull. Bacteriol. Nomencl. Taxon. 5: 85-93, 1955.

Edward DG, Freundt EA. Type strains of species of the order Mycoplasmatales, including designation of neotypes for Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides, Mycoplasma agalactiae subsp. agalactiae, and Mycoplasma arthritidis. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 55-61, 1973.

Edward DG, Freundt EA. The classification and nomenclature of organisms of the pleuropneumonia groups. J. Gen. Microbiol. 14: 197-207, 1956. PubMed: 13306904

Ruiter M, Wentholt HM. The occurrence of a pleuropneumonia-like organism in fusospirillary infections of the human genital mucosa. J. Invest. Dermatol. 18: 313-325, 1952.

Nicol CS, Edward DG. Role of organisms of the pleuropneumonia group in human genital infections. Br. J. Vener. Dis. 29: 141-150, 1953.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M24289 M. fermentans ribosomal RNA small subunit.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ001322 Mycoplasma fermentans insertion sequence-like element, strain PG18.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF294992 Mycoplasma fermentans 16S-23S ribosomal RNA intergenic spacer, complete sequence; and 23S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AP009608 Mycoplasma fermentans PG18 DNA, nearly complete genome.

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