Culture Collections

Bacteria and Mycoplasmas detail

Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety

Bacteria Collection: Neisseria meningitidis

NCTC Number: NCTC 8335
Current Name: Neisseria meningitidis
Original Strain Reference: Holmes
Other Collection No: CN 3330; GORDON & MURRAY TYP2; HOLMES
Previous Catalogue Name: Neisseria meningitidis
Type Strain: No
Family: Neisseriaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Antigenic Properties: serovar group b
Conditions for growth on solid media: blood agar,37, aerobic
Conditions for growth on liquid media: nutrient broth,37, aerobic
Data: (CN 3330) H. J. Bensted, Standards Laboratory, PHLS Colindale in 1950 / Gordon & Murrays type II
Accession Date: 01/01/1950
Authority: (Albrecht and Ghon 1901) Murray 1929 (AL)
Depositor: BENSTED H J
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S2106 (Neisseria meningitidis (Albrecht and Ghon 1901) Murray 1929) - 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.

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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