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Bacteria Collection: Streptococcus pneumoniae

NCTC Number: NCTC 7466
Current Name: Streptococcus pneumoniae
Original Strain Reference: D 39
Other Collection No: D 39
Previous Catalogue Name: Streptococcus pneumoniae
Type Strain: No
Family: Streptococcaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Antigenic Properties: serovar serotype 2
Conditions for growth on solid media: Columbia blood agar, 24-48 hours, 37°C, aerobic, requires carbon dioxide
Conditions for growth on liquid media: nutrient broth, 37, facultative anaerobe
Isolated From: not recorded
Whole Genome Sequence:
Annotated Genome:
16S rRNA Gene Sequence: >gb|AJ001248|NCTC 7466|Streptococcus pneumoniae 16S ribosomal RNA, 5 end, strain NCTC7466.| gctggcggcgtgcct... >gb|AJ001249|NCTC 7466|Streptococcus pneumoniae 16S ribosomal RNA, 3 end, strain NCTC7466.| aaggtgttagacctt... >gb|AJ001248|NCTC 7466|Streptococcus pneumoniae 16S ribosomal RNA, 5' end, strain NCTC7466.| gctggcggcgtgcct... >gb|AJ001249|NCTC 7466|Streptococcus pneumoniae 16S ribosomal RNA, 3' end, strain NCTC7466.| aaggtgttagacctt...
Data: S. D. Elliott in 1948 / Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research / Type 2 / Patent strain, unrestricted
Accession Date: 01/01/1948
Authority: (Klein 1884) Chester 1901 (AL)
Depositor: ELLIOTT S D
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S2858 (Streptococcus pneumoniae (Klein 1884) Chester 1901) - 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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