Streptomyces hygroscopicus subsp. hygroscopicus (Jensen) Waksman and Henrici (ATCC® 27438)

Strain Designations: ISP 5578 [CBS 773.72, IFO 13472, M5-13184, NRRL 2387, RIA 1433]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations ISP 5578 [CBS 773.72, IFO 13472, M5-13184, NRRL 2387, RIA 1433]
Biosafety Level 1

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
Medium ATCC® Medium 1877: ISP Medium 1
ATCC® Medium 196: Yeast malt extract agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 28°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor EB Shirling
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- EB Shirling <-- Eli Lilly Res. Lab. M5-13184

Shirling EB, Gottlieb D. Cooperative description of type strains of Streptomyces. V. Additional descriptions. Int J Syst Bacteriol 22: 265-394, 1972.

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

Labeda DP, Lyons AJ. The Streptomyces violaceusniger cluster is heterogeneous in DNA relatedness among strains: emendation of the descriptions of S. violaceusniger and Streptomyces hygroscopicus. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 398-401..

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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