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Gardnerella piotii

Gardnerella piotii

Catalogue No.

NCTC 14289

Current Name

Gardnerella piotii

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference


Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Chocolate agar, 37°C, AnO₂, 48 hours

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Additional Info

Accession Date



Culture Collection, University of Gothenburg (CCUG, Gothenburg, Sweden)

Isolated From

Human, vagina. Ghent, Belgium. Pre-25.06.2018.


Accessioned into NCTC < CCUG < M.Vaneechoutte (Gent, Belgium)



Vaneechoutte M. et al. Emended description of Gardnerella vaginalis and description of Gardnerella leopoldii sp. nov., Gardnerella piotii sp. nov. and Gardnerella swidsinskii sp. nov., with delineation of 13 genomic species within the genus Gardnerella. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2019 Mar;69(3):679-687.

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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