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Mycobacterium intracellulare (Cuttino and McCabe) Runyon (ATCC® 13950)

Strain Designations: 3600 [TMC 1406]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 3600 [TMC 1406]
Media testing
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Antigenic Properties Serovar 16
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Mycobacterium intracellulare ATCC 13950, complete genome

Type Strain yes
Antigenic Properties Serovar 16
Name of Depositor RE Gordon
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RE Gordon <-- D. Smith (Cuttino and McCabes original strain)

Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 25: 1, 1949.

Wayne LG, et al. Serovar determination and molecular taxonomic correlation in Mycobacterium avium, Mycobacterium intracellulare, and Mycobacterium scrofulaceum: a cooperative study of the International Working Group on Mycobacterial Taxonomy. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 482-489, 1993. PubMed: 8347508

Quality Control for Commercially Prepared Microbiological Culture Media; Approved Standard - 3rd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M22-A3.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Kim BJ, et al. Complete Genome Sequence of Mycobacterium intracellulare Strain ATCC 13950T. J. Bacteriol. 194(10): 2750, 2012. PubMed: 22535933

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U24527 Mycobacterium intracellulare 23S rRNA, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U26020 Mycobacterium intracellulare ATCC 13950 mce gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z33662 M.intracellulare (ATCC 13950) gene for 32kDa protein (partial).

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U85633 Mycobacterium intracellulare strain TMC 1406 65kDa heat shock protein (hsp65) gene, partial cds.

Complete Genome (GenBank) : CP003322 Mycobacterium intracellulare ATCC 13950, complete genome

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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