Neisseria sp. (ATCC® 25999)

Strain Designations: M3  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Neisseria mucosa var. heidelbergensis Berger
Strain Designations M3
Produces restriction endonuclease NheI
Mucosa of pharynx
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 freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments Referred to as the type strain of Neisseria mucosa var. heidelbergensis
Medium ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic (5% CO2 enhances growth)
Name of Depositor U Berger
Mucosa of pharynx

Berger U. Neisseria mucosa var. heidelbergensis. Z. Med. Mikrobiol. Immunol. 156: 154-158, 1971. PubMed: 5554812

Roberts RJ. Restriction and modification enzymes and their recognition sequences. Nucleic Acids Res. 13: r165-r200, 1985. PubMed: 2987885

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ247258 Neisseria mucosa 16S rRNA gene, partial.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ242461 Neisseria mucosa partial 23S rRNA gene, strain ATCC 25999.

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