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NR-15  Yersinia pestis, A1122
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Organism: Yersinia pestis
Designations: A1122
Biosafety Level: 2
Availability Status: In Stock
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Contributor: ATCC®
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Yersinia pestis (Y. pestis) was isolated from a California ground squirrel (Spermophilus beecheyi) in California, U.S.A., 1939.

Yersinia pestis, strain A1122 was deposited at ATCC ® in 1954 by Dr. J. B. Gunnison, Department of Microbiology, University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, California.

The presence of the 100 kb and 9.5 kb plasmids in NR-15 has been confirmed by PCR amplification of plasmid-specific sequences from extracted DNA.

Each vial contains approximately 0.5 mL of bacterial culture in 0.5X Tryptic Soy Broth supplemented with 10% glycerol.
Citations: Acknowledgment for publications should read "The following reagent was obtained through BEI Resources, NIAID, NIH: Yersinia pestis, Strain A1122, NR-15."
Publications Citing
this Reagent:
Rashid, M. H., et al. "A Yersinia pestis-Specific, Lytic Phage Preparation Significantly Reduces Viable Y. pestis on Various Hard Surfaces Experimentally Contaminated with the Bacterium." Bacteriophage 2 (2012): 168. PubMed: 23275868.
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Derived from:  ATCC 11953
Genomic DNA from Yersinia pestis, Strain A1122
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