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Bacteria Collection: Streptococcus pneumoniae

NCTC Number: NCTC 14078
Current Name: Streptococcus pneumoniae
Original Strain Reference: D39V
Type Strain: No
Family: Streptococcaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Antigenic Properties: Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 2
Conditions for growth on solid media: Columbia Blood agar, CO2, 37C, 24 hours
Isolated From: See NCTC 7466
Bibliography: J. Slager et al. Deep genome annotation of the opportunistic human pathogen Streptococcus pneumoniae D39. Nucleic Acids Res. 2018 Aug 13. (ePub ahead of print)
Data: This organism has no known plasmids.
Fully Sequenced Strain: GenBank: CP027540
Accession Date: 16.04.2018
History: Accessioned into NCTC < J. Slager < J-W Veening, O. P. Kuipers (University of Groningen) < P.W.M. Hermans (Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands) < T.J. Mitchell (University of Leicester, UK) < National Collection of Type Cultures (As NCTC 7466)
Authority: (Klein 1884) Chester 1901
Depositor: J. Slager (University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands)
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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