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Bacteria Collection: Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus

NCTC Number: NCTC 10842
Current Name: Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus
Original Strain Reference: Mouton 1
Other Collection No: ATCC 27374; CCUG 6823; CIP 5396; DSM 5361; LMG 6442; MOUTON 1
Previous Catalogue Name: Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus
Type Strain: Yes
Family: Campylobacteraceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
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Conditions for growth on solid media: Columbia blood agar, 48 hours, 37°C, microaerophilic
Conditions for growth on liquid media: nutrient broth,37, microaerophilic
Isolated From: mammal, sheep fetus,brain
Whole Genome Sequence:
16S rRNA Gene Sequence: >gb|DQ174127|ATCC 27374|Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus strain ATCC 27374 16S ribosomalRNA (rrs) gene, partial sequence.| agtgaacgctggcgg...
23S rRNA Gene Sequence: >gb|X67762|LMG 6442|C.fetus 23S rRNA gene.| agaaagcgtaatagc...
Bibliography: VERON M & CHATELAIN R 1973 INT J SYST BACT 23 122
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Ref #: 95450
Author(s): Korczak,B.M.;Stieber,R.;Emler,S.;Burnens,A.P.;Frey,J.;Kuhnert,P.
Journal: Int J Syst Evol Microbiol
Title: Genetic relatedness within the genus Campylobacter inferred from rpoB sequences
Volume: 56
Page(s): 937-45
Year: 2006
Keyword(s): Bacterial Proteins/*genetics Base Sequence Campylobacter/*classification/*genetics DNA Primers DNA, Bacterial/chemistry/genetics DNA, Ribosomal/chemistry/genetics DNA-Directed RNA Polymerases/*genetics Molecular Sequence Data *Phylogeny Polymerase Chain Reaction RNA, Ribosomal, 16S/genetics Sequence Analysis, DNA Statistics
Remarks: The genus Campylobacter comprises 17 species, some of which are important animal and human pathogens. To gain more insight into the genetic relatedness of this genus and to improve the molecular tools available for diagnosis, a universal sequencing approach was established for the gene encoding the beta-subunit of RNA polymerase (rpoB) for the genus Campylobacter. A total of 59 strains, including the type strains of currently recognized species as well as field isolates, were investigated in the study. A primer set specific for Campylobacter species enabled straightforward amplification and sequencing of a 530 bp fragment of the rpoB gene. The 16S rRNA gene sequences of all of the strains were determined in parallel. A good congruence was obtained between 16S rRNA and rpoB gene sequence-based trees within the genus Campylobacter. The branching of the rpoB tree was similar to that of the 16S rRNA gene tree, even though a few discrepancies were observed for certain species. The resolution of the rpoB gene within the genus Campylobacter was generally much higher than that of the 16S rRNA gene sequence, resulting in a clear separation of most species and even some subspecies. The universally applicable amplification and sequencing approach for partial rpoB gene sequence determination provides a powerful tool for DNA sequence-based discrimination of Campylobacter species.
URL: 16627635
Ref #: 1300
Author(s): Skerman,V.B.D.;McGowan,V.;Sneath,P.H.A.(ed)
Journal: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol.
Title: Approved Lists of Bacterial Names.
Volume: 30
Page(s): 225-420
Year: 1980
Ref #: 4220
Author(s): Vandamme,P.;Falsen,E.;Rossau,R.;Hoste,B.;Segers,P.;Tytgat,R.;DeLey,J.
Journal: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol.
Title: Revision of Campylobacter, Helicobacter, and Wolinella taxonomy: emendation of generic descriptions and proposal of Arcobacter gen. nov.
Volume: 41
Page(s): 88-103
Year: 1991
Ref #: 6325
Author(s): Véron,M.;Chatelain,R.
Journal: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol.
Title: Taxonomic study of the genus Campylobacter Sebald and Véron and designation of the neotype strain for the type species, Campylobacter fetus (Smith and Taylor) Sebald and Véron.
Volume: 23
Page(s): 122-134
Year: 1973
Data: (CIP 5396, ATCC 27374, CCUG 6823, LMG 6442) Type strain / R. Chatelain, Paris in 1972 / R. Vinzent / Sheep fetus brain / Veron, M. & Chatelain, R. (1973) Int. J. syst. Bact. 23, 122
Accession Date: 01/01/1972
Authority: (Smith and Taylor 1919) Sebald and Veron 1963 (AL)
Depositor: CHATELAIN R
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S671 (Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus (Smith and Taylor 1919) Sebald and Veron 1963) - Date of change: 5/02/2003
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