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Bacteria Collection: Legionella oakridgensis

NCTC Number: NCTC 11531
Current Name: Legionella oakridgensis
Original Strain Reference: OR-10
Other Collection No: ATCC 33761; OR-10
Previous Catalogue Name: Legionella oakridgensis
Type Strain: Yes
Family: Legionellaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Conditions for growth on solid media: Buffered Charcoal Yeast Extract agar (BCYE), 48 hours, 37°C, requires carbon dioxide
Isolated From: industrial cooling tower in 1981
Whole Genome Sequence:
Annotated Genome:
Data: (ATCC 33761) Type strain / ATCC in 1983 / R. Tyndall / Industrial cooling tower in 1981 / Orrison, L. H. et al. (1983) Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 45, 536
Accession Date: 01/01/1983
History: TYNDALL R
Authority: Orrison et al. 1983 (ALI)
Depositor: PIENTA P, ATCC
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S1646 (Legionella oakridgensis Orrison et al. 1983) - 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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