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Nocardia brasiliensis

Nocardia brasiliensis

Catalogue No.

NCTC 11294

Current Name

Nocardia brasiliensis

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

ATCC 19296

General Info


(Lindenberg 1909) Pinoy 1913 (AL)

Other Collection Numbers

ATCC:19296, CCUG:10098, CIP:104502, DSM:43758, IFO:14402, JCM:3374, NBRC:14402, VKM:Ac:863, CBS 330.54, IMRU 845



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Columbia blood agar, 48-96 hours, 30°C°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result



Galactitol: -

Enzyme Tests

Catalase: +

Cytochrome C oxidase: -

Gelatinase: -

Strain Data

(IMRU 845) Type strain / ATCC in 1979 / R. E. Gordon

Colony Appearance

Rough, Granular, Opaque

Additional Info

Accession Date




Previous Catalogue Name

Nocardia brasiliensis


Extended Bibliography

Skerman,V.B.D, McGowan,V, Sneath,P.H.A.(ed), (1980), Approved Lists of Bacterial Names, Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 225-420,; 1 LINDENBERG (A.), (1909), Un nouveau mycétome, 265-282 Actinomycoses et mycétomes

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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