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Bacteria Collection: Neisseria gonorrhoeae

NCTC Number: NCTC 10928
Current Name: Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Original Strain Reference: ODH 2915
Other Collection No: ATCC 27628; ODH 2915
Previous Catalogue Name: Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Type Strain: No
Family: Neisseriaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Conditions for growth on solid media: Chocolate blood agar, 24 hours, 37°C, requires carbon dioxide
Isolated From: human, urogenital specimen
Whole Genome Sequence:
Annotated Genome:
Bibliography: CARIFO K & CATLIN B W 1973 APPL MICROBIOL 26 223
Data: (ATCC 27628) B. W. Catlin, Wisconsin in 1973 / C. R. Amies, Toronto / Auxotype 1 / Carifo, K. & Catlin, B. W. (1973) Appl. Microbiol. 26, 223
Accession Date: 01/01/1973
Authority: (Zopf 1885) Trevisan 1885
Depositor: CATLIN B W
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S2103 (Neisseria gonorrhoeae (Zopf 1885) Trevisan 1885) - 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.

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