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Bacteria Collection: Burkholderia pseudomallei

NCTC Number: NCTC 12939
Current Name: Burkholderia pseudomallei
Other Collection No: ATCC 23343
Type Strain: Yes
Family: Burkholderiaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 3
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
16S rRNA Gene Sequence: >gb|DQ108392|ATCC 23343|Burkholderia pseudomallei strain ATCC 23343 16S ribosomal RNA gene,partial sequence.| agattgaacgctggc...
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Ref #: 31257
Author(s): Glass,M.B.;Steigerwalt,A.G.;Jordan,J.G.;Wilkins,P.P.;Gee,J.E.
Journal: Int J Syst Evol Microbiol
Title: Burkholderia oklahomensis sp. nov., a Burkholderia pseudomallei-like species formerly known as the Oklahoma strain of Pseudomonas pseudomallei
Volume: 56
Page(s): 2171-6
Year: 2006
Keyword(s): GENBANK/DQ108388 GENBANK/DQ108389 GENBANK/DQ108390 GENBANK/DQ108391 GENBANK/DQ108392 Burkholderia/classification/genetics/isolation & purification Burkholderia pseudomallei/*classification/genetics DNA, Bacterial/analysis Humans Molecular Sequence Data Nucleic Acid Hybridization RNA, Ribosomal, 16S/*analysis/genetics
Remarks: C6786, the clinical isolate of the 'Oklahoma' strain of Pseudomonas (now Burkholderia) pseudomallei, was originally isolated in 1973 from a wound infection resulting from a farming accident in Oklahoma, USA. Environmental isolates C7532 and C7533 from the Oklahoma accident site were found to match C6786. These three isolates and a clinical isolate originally identified as B. pseudomallei that was recovered from a person in Georgia, USA, involved in an automobile accident were characterized by biochemical, 16S rRNA gene sequencing, multilocus sequence typing and DNA-DNA hybridization analyses. Results indicated that these strains comprise a novel species. The name Burkholderia oklahomensis sp. nov. is proposed, with strain C6786(T) (=LMG 23618(T)=NCTC 13387(T)=CCUG 51349(T)) as the type strain.
URL: 16957116
Accession Date: 14/06/2007
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S2482 (Burkholderia pseudomallei (whitmore 1913) yabuuchi et al. 1993) - Date of change: 31/05/2007
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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