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Bacteria Collection: Shigella dysenteriae

NCTC Number: NCTC 11868
Current Name: Shigella dysenteriae
Original Strain Reference: E23507/81
Other Collection No: E23507/81
Previous Catalogue Name: Shigella dysenteriae
Type Strain: No
Family: Enterobacteriaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Conditions for growth on solid media: nutrient agar,37, facultative anaerobe
Conditions for growth on liquid media: nutrient broth,37, facultative anaerobe
Isolated From: human faeces;human faeces
Data: R. J. Gross, CPHL Colindale in 1985 / A. Lindberg, Stockholm / Human faeces in 1981 / Reference strain for new provisional serovar
Accession Date: 01/01/1985
History: LINDBERG A STOCKHOLM - GROSS R J CPHL COLINDALE
Authority: (Shiga 1898) Castellani and Chalmers 1919 (AL)
Depositor: GROSS R J
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S2714 (Shigella dysenteriae (Shiga 1898) Castellani and Chalmers 1919) - Date of change: 5/02/2003
Other: Provisional Serotypes
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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Available Formats

Ampoule (Bacteria)
Bacterial DNA - 2µg

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