|NCTC Number:||NCTC 10527|
|Current Name:||Listeria monocytogenes|
|Original Strain Reference:||1071/53|
|Other Collection No:||ATCC 13932; WDCM 00021; 1071/53|
|Previous Catalogue Name:||Listeria monocytogenes|
|Hazard Group (ACDP):||2|
|Release Restrictions:||Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety|
|Antigenic Properties:||serovar 4b|
|Conditions for growth on solid media:||blood agar,37, facultative anaerobe|
|Conditions for growth on liquid media:||nutrient broth,37, facultative anaerobe|
|Data:||(ATCC 13932) H. P. R. Seeliger, Wurzburg in 1967 / Dr Preuss, Wuppertal / Redeposition of now discarded NCTC 10225, the O antigen of which had become degraded / Serovar 4b|
|History:||REDEPOSITION OF NCTC 10225 O ANTIGEN OF WHICH HAD DEGRADED PRE:FR|
|Authority:||(Murray et al. 1926) Pirie 1940|
|Depositor:||SEELIGER H P R|
|Taxonomy:||TaxLink: S1691 (Listeria monocytogenes (Murray et al. 1926) Pirie 1940) - Date of change: 5/02/2003|
|Other:||IMPORTANT NOTICE: Listeria monocytogenesThe Type Strain of L. monocytogenes is NCTC 10357, but it is atypical in the CAMP test (with Staphylococcus aureus NCTC 1803) and is non-haemolytic: phenotypically, it identifies as Listeria innocua. This culture is also non-motile. For a typical strain of L. monocytogenes we recommend NCTC 7973. (See also: Jones, D. & Seeliger, H. P. R. (1983) Int. J. syst. Bact 33, 429)|
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