|NCTC Number:||NCTC 14131|
|Current Name:||Shigella dysenteriae|
|Original Strain Reference:||Crespigny|
|Other Collection No:||M115|
|Hazard Group (ACDP):||3|
|Release Restrictions:||Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety|
|Antigenic Properties:||Serotype 1|
|Conditions for growth on solid media:||Nutrient Agar, 37C, O2, 24 hours|
|Isolated From:||Unknown. Pre-1927.|
K.S. Baker et al, The Murray Collection of pre-antibiotic era Enterobacteriacae: a unique research resource, Genome Medicine, 2015
Njamkepo E. et al. Global phylogeography and evolutionary history of Shigella dysenteriae type 1. Nat Microbiol. 2016 Mar 21;1:16027.
|Other Typing Information:||Sequence type: 146|
|Toxin Status:||Shigatoxin positive|
|History:||Accessioned into NCTC < Transferred to NCTC c.1980 < R.E.G. Murray < Everitt George Dunn Murray (1964)|
|Authority:||(Shiga 1897) Castellani and Chalmers 1919|
|Depositor:||R. E. G. Murray|
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