|NCTC Number:||NCTC 14341|
|Current Name:||Streptococcus vicugnae|
|Original Strain Reference:||SL1232|
|Other Collection No:||DSM 110741, CCUG 74371|
|Hazard Group (ACDP):||2|
|Release Restrictions:||Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety|
|Conditions for growth on solid media:||Columbia blood agar, 37°C, CO₂, 48 hours|
|Isolated From:||Domesticated alpaca (Vicugna pacos), rectal swab. Frederick County MD, USA. 2010.|
|Bibliography:||Volokhov DV et al. Streptococcus vicugnae sp. nov., isolated from faeces of alpacas (Vicugna pacos) and cattle (Bos taurus), Streptococcus zalophi sp. nov., and Streptococcus pacificus sp. nov., isolated from respiratory tract of California sea lions (Zalophus californianus). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2021 May;71(5).|
|History:||Accessioned into the NCTC < Isolated by D. Volokhov|
|Authority:||Volokhov et al. 2021|
|Depositor:||D. Volokhov (US Food and Drug Administration, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Silver Sping MD, USA)|
|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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