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Mycobacterium tomidae

Mycobacterium tomidae

Catalogue No.

NCTC 10428

Current Name

Mycobacterium tomidae

Type Strain

Reference Strain

Original Strain Reference


Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

7h10, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info


Galactitol: -

Xylose: -

Gram Stain Result


Enzyme Tests

Catalase: +

Cytochrome C oxidase: -

Gelatinase: -

Strain Data

(ATCC 23069) M. Tsukamura, Obu, Chita, Aichi-ken, Japan in 1965 / Sputum

Colony Appearance


Additional Info

Accession Date




Isolated From

human, sputum

Previous Catalogue Name

Mycobacterium tomidae


Extended Bibliography

Tsukamura,M., (1966), Adansonian classification of mycobacteria., J. Gen. Microbiol., 253-273 Tsukamura,M., (1967), Identification as Mycobacterium intracellulare., Tubercle, 313 DeutschesInstitutfürNormungDIN.NormenausschußMedizin(NAMed), (1997), DIN 58959-7. Qualitätsmanagement in der medizinischen Mikrobiologie. Teil 7: Allgemeine Anforderungen an das Mitführen von Kontrollstämmen. Beiblatt 2: ATCC- und DSM-Nummern häufig verwendeter Kontrollstämme.

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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