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HOME > Protocols > Bacterial Species > Capnocytophaga canimorsus
Capnocytophaga canimorsus
BioHazard Level:

Growth Temperature:
30oC (5% CO2)

Appropriate growth media:
Heart infusion agar with 5% rabbit blood

Gram Stain:
Capnocytophaga canimorsus is Gram stain negative

Capnocytophaga canimorsus is facultative anaerobe

Capnocytophaga canimorsus is motile

Taxonomic lineage:
Bacteria; Bacteroidetes/Chlorobi group; Bacteroidetes; Flavobacteriia; Flavobacteriales; Flavobacteriaceae; Capnocytophaga

Industrial uses or economic implications:
None known

Capnocytophaga canimorsus was isolated from a blood sample obtained from a patient in California.

Human health and disease:
Capnocytophaga canimorsus is a BSL2 organism and should be considered a potential pathogen.
Disclaimer: This information is presented as is. While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, please check current reference material prior to growth or handling of microorganisms.

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