|NCTC Number:||NCTC 9823|
|Current Name:||Corynebacterium diphtheriae|
|Original Strain Reference:||Yaba|
|Other Collection No:||YABA|
|Previous Catalogue Name:||Corynebacterium diphtheriae|
|Hazard Group (ACDP):||2|
|Release Restrictions:||Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety|
|Conditions for growth on solid media:||blood agar,37, facultative anaerobe|
|Conditions for growth on liquid media:||nutrient broth,37, facultative anaerobe|
|Isolated From:||human, membranous tonsilitis|
|Data:||L. R. Boulger, Yaba, Nigeria in 1956 / Membranous tonsillitis, Nigeria in 1956|
|Authority:||(Kruse 1886) Lehmann and Neumann 1896|
|Depositor:||BOULGER L R|
|Taxonomy:||TaxLink: S950 (Corynebacterium diphtheriae (Kruse 1886) Lehmann and Neumann 1896) - Date of change: 5/02/2003|
|Other:||var. mitis (For a non-toxigenic strain see Corynebacterium diphtheriae var. mitis NCTC 10356)|
|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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