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Legionella pneumophila

Legionella pneumophila

Catalogue No.

NCTC 14353

Current Name

Legionella pneumophila

Type Strain

Reference Strain

Original Strain Reference


Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Buffered Charcoal Yeast Extract agar, 37°C, O₂, 72 hours

Biological and Genomic Info

Other Typing Conditions

Bellingham subgroup

Additional Info

Accession Date



L. Tsegaye (National Infection Service, Public Health England, Colindale, London, UK)

Isolated From

Clinical isolate. Geographic origin unknown. 29.12.2004.


Accessioned into NCTC < L. Tsegaye. Isolated by Respiratory and Systemic Infection Laboratory (RSIL, Colindale, London, UK)

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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