Dorea formicigenerans (ATCC® 27755)

Strain Designations: VPI C8-13 [JCM 9500]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Permits and Restrictions

View Permits

Deposited As Eubacterium formicigenerans Holdeman and Moore
Strain Designations VPI C8-13 [JCM 9500]
Isolation
Feces, human
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Yes

Type Strain yes
Comments
This strain has been sequenced as a reference genome for the NIH Human Microbiome Project.
Medium ATCC® Medium 158: RGCA
ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% CO2-10% H2
Name of Depositor LV Holdeman
Isolation
Feces, human
References

Holdeman LV, Moore WE. New genus, Coprococcus, twelve new species, and emended descriptions of four previously described species of bacteria from human feces. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 24: 260-277, 1974.

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

Taras D, et al. Reclassification of Eubacterium formicigenerans Holdeman and Moore 1974 as Dorea formicigenerans gen. nov., comb. nov., and description of Dorea longicatena sp. nov., isolated from human faeces. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52(Pt 2): 423-428, 2002. PubMed: 11931151

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L34619 Eubacterium formicigenerans 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AAXA02000000 Dorea formicigenerans ATCC 27755, whole genome shotgun sequencing project

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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.
Basic Documentation