Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 8620

Type strain: Yes

Species: Malacoplasma penetrans

Strain Designation: GTU-54-6A1

Culture col. no.: DSM 22633, ATCC 55252, GTU 54

Strain history: <- J. K. Davis, Dept. Agronomy, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, USA <- J. G. Tully <- S.-C. Lo, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology; GTU-54-6A1

NCBI tax ID(s): 28227 (species)

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Malacoplasma penetrans GTU-54-6A1 is a mesophilic bacterium that was isolated from urogenital tract of a male patient with AIDS.

  1. mesophilic
  2. 16S sequence
  3. Bacteria
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  • [Ref.: #16441] Culture collection no. DSM 22633, ATCC 55252, GTU 54
    [Ref.: #20218] Associated Passport(s) in StrainInfo 117034
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    Phylogeny Mycoplasma penetrans sp. nov., from the urogenital tract of patients with AIDS. Lo SC, Hayes MM, Tully JG, Wang RY, Kotani H, Pierce PF, Rose DL, Shih JW Int J Syst Bacteriol 10.1099/00207713-42-3-357 1992 *
    Enzymology Identification of two glycosylated components of Mycoplasma penetrans: a surface-exposed capsular polysaccharide and a glycolipid fraction. Neyrolles O, Brenner C, Prevost MC, Fontaine T, Montagnier L, Blanchard A Microbiology (Reading) 10.1099/00221287-144-5-1247 1998 *
    Conserved terminal organelle morphology and function in Mycoplasma penetrans and Mycoplasma iowae. Jurkovic DA, Newman JT, Balish MF J Bacteriol 10.1128/JB.00060-12 2012 *

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