CCUG 17398 - Corynebacterium diphtheriae

Strain Details

Sample Origin: Sweden, Växjö/Lund
Source: Human pharynx, 69-yr-old woman, clinical diphtheria
Depositor: P.Christensen, PHLS, Lund, Sweden
Deposit Date: 1985-02-26
Other Collections: Lund N2958;Rappuoli 19D5
Toxins: Toxinogenic
Pathogenicity: Clinical diphtheria with membranes but no toxine effect
Remarks: A separate case|Rappuoli group D|5 copies of insertion element
Literature Reference: New England Journal of Medicine 318:12-14,1988

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