|NCTC Number:||NCTC 8521|
|Current Name:||Shigella flexneri|
|Original Strain Reference:||DRL 36/52103 B|
|Other Collection No:||D.R.L. 126/55; D.R.L. 156/65; D.R.L. 36/52013 B|
|Previous Catalogue Name:||Shigella flexneri|
|Hazard Group (ACDP):||2|
|Release Restrictions:||Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety|
|Antigenic Properties:||serovar serotype 4a|
|Conditions for growth on solid media:||nutrient agar,37, facultative anaerobe|
|Conditions for growth on liquid media:||nutrient broth,37, facultative anaerobe|
|Isolated From:||mammal, rhesus monkey faeces|
|Data:||K. P. Carpenter, PHLS Colindale in 1953 / Faeces, rhesus monkey in 1952|
|History:||ISOLATED BY DOMMINGTON B ,UNIV.OF BRISTOL ,1942|
|Authority:||Castellani and Chalmers 1919 (AL)|
|Depositor:||CARPENTER K P|
|Taxonomy:||TaxLink: S2715 (Shigella flexneri Castellani and Chalmers 1919) - 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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