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Turicella otitidis Funke et al. 1994
DSM No.:
8821, Type strain dsm-8821 dsm8821 dsm 8821 Turicella otitidis
Strain designation:
GF 234/92
Other collection no.
or WDCM no.:
ATCC 51513
Isolated from:
middle ear fluid from otitis media patient
Date of sampling:
before 20.12.1993
Nagoya Protocol Restrictions:
There are NO known Nagoya Protocol restrictions for this strain.
<- G. Funke, GF 234/92
Cultivation conditions:
Medium 216 , 37°C
Medium/media recipe(s) required for preparing 216:
-  Medium 215

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Summary and
additional information:
<- G. Funke, GF 234/92. Middle ear fluid from otitis media patient; Switzerland, Zürich. Type strain. Taxonomy/description (5084). 16S rRNA: EMBL X73976. Murein: A31. (Medium 216, 37°C).
Wink compendium:
DSM 8821.pdf
For detailed information:
BacDive - The Bacterial Diversity Metadatabase
Risk group:
2 (classification according to German TRBA)
Act dealing with the prevention & control of infectious diseases in man (Infektionsschutzgesetz), Category A1
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