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Actinomyces israelii

Actinomyces israelii

Catalogue No.

NCTC 10215

Current Name

Actinomyces israelii

Type Strain

Reference Strain

Original Strain Reference


Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Blood agar, 37°C, Strict Anaerobe

Biological and Genomic Info


Mannitol: +

Sorbitol: -

Gram Stain Result


Enzyme Tests

Beta-galactosidase: -

Gelatinase: -

Lecithinase / alpha: -

Strain Data

L. P. Garrod, London in 1960 / Antibiotic sensitivity / Jaw / Blake, G. C. (1964) Br. med. J. 1, 145

Colony Appearance

Smooth, Shiny

Additional Info

Accession Date




Isolated From


Previous Catalogue Name

Actinomyces israelii



BLAKE G C 1964 BR MED J 1 145

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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