We are hiring!

Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 24768

Type strain: Yes

Species: Christensenella hongkongensis

Strain Designation: HKU 16, HKU16

Culture col. no.: DSM 18959, CCUG 54229, JCM 17853, KCTC 15500

Strain history: S. K. P. Lau HKU16.

NCBI tax ID(s): 270498 (species)

« Browse strain by BacDive ID »

expand / minimize allblue arrow down

Exclude non-curated data/information

Christensenella hongkongensis HKU 16 is an anaerobe, mesophilic bacterium that was isolated from patient with intestinal obstruction and secondary sepsis.

  1. anaerobe
  2. mesophilic
  3. 16S sequence
  4. Bacteria
  5. genome sequence
  • Availability in culture collections External linksarrow_down
  • [Ref.: #19060] Culture collection no. DSM 18959, CCUG 54229, JCM 17853, KCTC 15500
    [Ref.: #20218] Associated Passport(s) in StrainInfo 703854, 897768
    Topicarrow to sort Titlearrow to sort Authorsarrow to sort Journalarrow to sort DOIarrow to sort Yeararrow to sort
    Phylogeny Catabacter hongkongensis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from blood cultures of patients from Hong Kong and Canada. Lau SK, McNabb A, Woo GK, Hoang L, Fung AM, Chung LM, Woo PC, Yuen KY J Clin Microbiol 10.1128/JCM.01831-06 2006 *
    Phylogeny Caldicoprobacter oshimai gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic, xylanolytic, extremely thermophilic bacterium isolated from sheep faeces, and proposal of Caldicoprobacteraceae fam. nov. Yokoyama H, Wagner ID, Wiegel J Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 10.1099/ijs.0.011379-0 2009 *
    Genetics Draft Genome Sequence of Catabacter hongkongensis Type Strain HKU16T, Isolated from a Patient with Bacteremia and Intestinal Obstruction. Lau SK, Teng JL, Huang Y, Curreem SO, Tsui SK, Woo PC Genome Announc 10.1128/genomeA.00531-15 2015 *
    First case of human bacteraemia by Catabacter hongkongensis in Scandinavia. Kaden R, Thelander M, Engstrand L, Herrmann B New Microbes New Infect 10.1016/j.nmni.2016.09.015 2016 *

Change proposal

You found an error in BacDive? Please tell us about it!

Note that changes will be reviewed and judged. If your changes are legitimate, changes will occur within the next BacDive update. Only proposed changes supported by the according reference will be reviewed. The BacDive team reserves the right to reject proposed changes.

Field you want to change:

CAPTCHAReload captcha

Change proposal

Successfully sent