Prevotella bivia (Holdeman and Johnson) Shah and Collins (ATCC® 29303)

Strain Designations: VPI 6822 [653C, NCTC 11156]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Bacteroides bivius Holdeman and Johnson
Strain Designations VPI 6822 [653C, NCTC 11156]
Application
Media testing
Isolation
Endometrium
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

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 Referred to as the type strain of Bacteroides bivius.
Medium ATCC® Medium 2107: Modified Reinforced Clostridial Agar/Broth Medium (pre-reduced)
ATCC® Medium 2722: Supplemented Tryptic Soy Broth/Agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2, 10% CO2, and 10% H2
Name of Depositor LV Holdeman
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LV Holdeman <-- D. Blazevic 653C
Isolation
Endometrium
References

Holdeman LV, Johnson JL. Bacteroides disiens sp. nov. and Bacteroides bivius sp. nov. from human clinical infections. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 27: 337-345, 1977.

Shah HN, Collins DM. Prevotella, a new genus to include Bacteroides melaninogenicus and related species formerly classified in the genus Bacteroides. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 205-208, 1990. PubMed: 2223612

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

Medical microbiology -- Culture media -- Part 2: Ready-to-use blood culture systems. Berlin, Germany:Deutsches Institut fur Normung;DIN DIN 58942-2: 2004, 2004

Medical microbiology--Culture media -- Part 4: Transport systems for specimens containing bacteria. Berlin, Germany:Deutsches Institut fur Normung;DIN DIN 58942-4: 2003, 2003

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16475 Prevotella bivia ATCC 29303 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.