Culture Collections

Bacteria and Mycoplasmas detail

Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety

Bacteria Collection: Mycoplasma phocarhinis

NCTC Number: NCTC 11722
Current Name: Mycoplasma phocarhinis
Original Strain Reference: 852
Other Collection No: ATCC 49639
Previous Catalogue Name: Mycoplasma phocarhinis
Type Strain: Yes
Family: Mycoplasmataceae
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Data: (ATCC 49639) Type strain / MRU in 1990 / H. Kirchoff / Respiratory tract of harbour seal (Phoca vitulina) / Giebel, J. et al. (1991) Int. J. syst. Bact. 41, 39
Accession Date: 04/02/2003
Authority: Giebel et al. 1991
Taxonomy: TaxLink: ? (NCTC 11722) - Date of change: 04/02/2003
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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