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Campylobacter jejuni subsp. jejuni

Campylobacter jejuni subsp. jejuni

Catalogue No.

NCTC 11322

Current Name

Campylobacter jejuni subsp. jejuni

Type Strain

Reference Strain

Original Strain Reference

VPI H840

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Columbia blood agar, 48 hours, 37°C, Microaerophilic

Biological and Genomic Info


Nalidixic acid: +


Glucose: -

L-arabinose: -

Sorbitol: -

Antigenic Properties

serovar penner serotype 1

Gram Stain Result


Enzyme Tests

Catalase: +

Gelatinase: -

Phenylalanone aminotransferase: -

Strain Data

(ATCC 29428) ATCC 1979 / N. R. Krieg, VPI / P. Dekeyser / Diarrheic stool of child / Biotype 1, Penner serotype 1

Colony Appearance

Smooth, Shiny

Additional Info

Accession Date




Isolated From

human, diarrheic stool of child



Previous Catalogue Name

Campylobacter jejuni subsp. jejuni


Extended Bibliography

Dauga,C., (2002), Evolution of the gyrB gene and the molecular phylogeny of Enterobacteriaceae: a model molecule for molecular systematic studies, Int J Syst Evol Microbiol, 531-47, Korczak,B.M, Stieber,R, Emler,S, Burnens,A.P, Frey,J, Kuhnert,P., (2006), Genetic relatedness within the genus Campylobacter inferred from rpoB sequences, Int J Syst Evol Microbiol, 937-45,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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