Culture Collections

Bacteria and Mycoplasmas detail

Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety

Bacteria Collection: Mycobacterium tuberculosis

NCTC Number: NCTC 13144
Current Name: Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Original Strain Reference: H37 Rv, TMC 102
Other Collection No: ATCC 27294
Type Strain: Yes
Family: Mycobacteriaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 3
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Conditions for growth on solid media: Lowenstein-jensen media,37, aerobic
Isolated From: Human lung
16S rRNA Gene Sequence: GenBank/EMBL/DDBJ Acc. NO. X58890
Bibliography: G.P Kubica et al (1972) Int.J.Syst.Bact. 22;p99
Accession Date: 14/06/2007
History: Derived by Steenkam 1934 from strain originally isolated in 1905 by E.R. Baldwin, Trudeau Sanatorium, Saranac Lake N.Y.
Authority: (Zopf 1883) Lehmann and Neumann 1896 (AL)
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S1987 (Mycobacterium tuberculosis (zopf 1883) lehmann and neumann 1896) - Date of change: 31/05/2007
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.

Cultures supplied by Culture Collections are to be used as controls for microbiology testing and for research purposes only. Please view the Terms & Conditions of Supply for more information.

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Available Formats

Ampoule (Bacteria)
Bacterial DNA - 2µg

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