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Bacteria Collection: Clostridium difficile

NCTC Number: NCTC 11382
Current Name: Clostridium difficile
Original Strain Reference: 74/1351
Other Collection No: 74/1351
Previous Catalogue Name: Clostridium difficile
Type Strain: No
Family: Clostridiaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Conditions for growth on solid media: viand leur,37, strict anaerobe
Conditions for growth on liquid media: viand leur ano2,37, strict anaerobe
Isolated From: human, blood culture
Bibliography: HALL I C & OTOOLE 1935 AM J OF DIS OF CHILD 49 390
Data: R. Alexander, Wellington, New Zealand in 1980 / Blood culture / Control for colitis assay / Hall, I. C. & OToole (1935) American Journal of Diseases of Children, 49, 390
Accession Date: 01/01/1980
History: NHI WELLINGTON SOUTH ISOLATED BY PATH DEPT WELLINGTON HOSP PRE:FR
Authority: (Hall and OToole 1935) Prevot 1938 (AL)
Depositor: R ALEXANDER
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S847 (Clostridium difficile (Hall and OToole 1935) Prevot 1938) - 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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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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