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Mycobacterium haemophilum

Mycobacterium haemophilum

Catalogue No.

NCTC 11185

Current Name

Mycobacterium haemophilum

Type Strain

Type Strain

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

7H11 & Haemin OR 10% Columbia blood agar, 30°C, O₂, 8 - 14 days

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Enzyme Tests

Cytochrome C oxidase: -

Strain Data

(ATCC 29548) Type strain / D. Sompolinsky, Tel-Aviv, Israel in 1977 / Cutaneous granuloma 1977 / Sompolinsky, D. et al. (1978) Int. J. syst. Bact. 28, 67

Colony Appearance

Smooth, Shiny

Additional Info

Accession Date




Isolated From

cutaneous granuloma

Previous Catalogue Name

Mycobacterium haemophilum




Extended Bibliography

Kim,B.J, Lee,S.H, Lyu,M.A, Kim,S.J, Bai,G.H, Chae,G.T, Kim,E.C, Cha,C.Y, Kook,Y.H., (1999), Identification of mycobacterial species by comparative sequence analysis of the RNA polymerase gene (rpoB), J Clin Microbiol, 1714-20, SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors), (1980), Approved Lists of Bacterial Names., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 225-420,; SOMPOLINSKY (D.), LAGZIEL (A.), NAVEH (D.) and YANKILEVITZ (L.), (1978), M. haemophilum sp. nov., a new pathogen of humans. International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology, 1978, 28, 67-75., 67-75,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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