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ID#:2178
Description:Cystine tellurite plate culture of Corynebacterium diphtheriae, displaying the gravis biotype colonial growth pattern.
Of the three biotypes of C. diphtheriae, i.e. gravis, intermedius, and mitis, the most severe disease is associated with the gravis type, though any strain may produce toxin. Colonial growth pattern determines the biotype.
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Content Providers(s):CDC
Creation Date:1970
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Links:CDC - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Division of Bacterial Diseases; Diphteria
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