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Bacteria Collection: Burkholderia pseudomallei

NCTC Number: NCTC 10274
Current Name: Burkholderia pseudomallei
Original Strain Reference: SR 802/61
Other Collection No: SR 802/61
Previous Catalogue Name: Burkholderia pseudomallei
Type Strain: No
Family: Burkholderiaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 3
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Conditions for growth on solid media: nutrient agar,37, aerobic
Conditions for growth on liquid media: nutrient broth,37, aerobic
Isolated From: human, blood of fatal human case,kuala lumpur
Bibliography: MONTGOMERY R 1963 J R ARMY MED CPS 109 223; HART R J C & BRADSHAW R P 1962
Data: J. Gatt, RAMC London in 1962 / Blood of fatal human case, Kuala Lumpur in 1961 / Hart, R. J. C. & Bradshaw, R. P. (1962) Trans. [R. ]Soc. trop. Med. Hyg. 56, 265 / Montgomery, R. (1963) J. R. Army med. Cps. 109, 223
Accession Date: 01/01/1962
Authority: (Whitmore 1913) Yabuuchi et al. 1993 (AL)
Depositor: GATT J
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S2482 (Pseudomonas pseudomallei) - Date of change: 5/02/2003
Biosafety Responsibility: It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country

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The Culture Collections hold cell cultures, bacteria, fungi and virus strains from worldwide sources. Our scientists ensure that the identification of the cultures is correct and they remain unchanged from when they are first deposited with the Collection. Nevertheless, some of the data we provide about the cultures is supplied by the person depositing the strains and, although we have multiple checking procedures in place, we cannot always verify all their data. Please note that the Culture Collections cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies in the data provided by the depositors.

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Available Formats

Ampoule (Bacteria)
Bacterial DNA - 2µg

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