Brevibacillus laterosporus (Laubach) Shida et al. (ATCC® 64)

Strain Designations: AMC 797 [ATCC 4517, ATCC 8248, CCM 2116, CCRC 10607, CCUG 7421, CFBP 4222, CIP 52.83, DSMZ 25, HAMBI 1882, IAM 12455, IFO 15654, JCM 2496, LMG 16000, LMG 6931, NCCB 48016, NCCB 75013, NCFB 1763, NCIB 8213, NCIB 9367, NCTC 2613, NCTC 6357, NRS 111, NRS 314, NRS 340, NRS 347, NRS 882, VKM B-499, Vitek #200343]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Bacillus laterosporus Laubach
Strain Designations AMC 797 [ATCC 4517, ATCC 8248, CCM 2116, CCRC 10607, CCUG 7421, CFBP 4222, CIP 52.83, DSMZ 25, HAMBI 1882, IAM 12455, IFO 15654, JCM 2496, LMG 16000, LMG 6931, NCCB 48016, NCCB 75013, NCFB 1763, NCIB 8213, NCIB 9367, NCTC 2613, NCTC 6357, NRS 111, NRS 314, NRS 340, NRS 347, NRS 882, VKM B-499, Vitek #200343]
Application
Produces carnitine L-carnitine
Quality control strain
Reduces 3-methoxy-8(14)-seco-1,3,5(10),9(11)-estratetraene-14,17-dione
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Comments
This organism is included in the bioMerieux VITEK2 - Bacillus (BAC) Card Quality Control Organism Set.
Atccno: 64 COMM: Cited in previous editions of this Catalog, and elsewhere in the literature, as Ford's strain 6. However, ATCC records show that Ford's strain 29 was initially brought into the collection as No. 64 and later as No. 4517. Ford's strain 6 (Bacillus niger) was originally brought into the collection as No. 81, then added again later as No. 4521.
Medium Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor AMC - Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- AMC - Walter Reed Army Medical Center <-- AMNH 797 <-- W Ford 29 <-- CA Laubach
References

Yokozeki K, Kubota K. Method of producing L-carnitine. US Patent 4,650,759 dated Mar 17 1987

Gibian H, et al. Production of optically active antipodes. US Patent 3,562,112 dated Feb 9 1971

J. Gen. Microbiol. 34: 270, 1964.

Smith NR, et al. Aerobic spore forming bacteria. U.S. Dep. Agric. Monogr. 16: 1-148, 1952.

Shida O, et al. Proposal for two new genera, Brevibacillus gen. nov. and Aneurinibacillus gen nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 939-946, 1996. PubMed: 8863420

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980.

Laubach CA. Studies on aerobic sporebearing non-pathogenic bacteria. Sprorebearing organisms in water. J. Bacteriol. 1: 505-512, 1916.

VITEK 2 BCL Comprehensive QC Set. bioMerieux.

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