Prevotella buccae (Holdeman et al.) Shah and Collins (ATCC® 33574)

Strain Designations: VPI D3A-6  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides buccae Holdeman et al.
Strain Designations VPI D3A-6
Isolation Human oral cavity - gingival crevice with moderate periodontitis
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2
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
Outer membrane structure
Medium ATCC® Medium 593: Chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10%CO2-10%H2
Name of Depositor LV Holdeman
Isolation Human oral cavity - gingival crevice with moderate periodontitis

Holdeman LV, et al. Bacteroides oris and Bacteroides buccae, new species from human periodontitis and other human infections. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 125-131, 1982.

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

Kerosuo E, et al. Hexagonal periodicity in the outer membrane of Bacteroides buccae. J. Gen. Microbiol. 133: 2217-2224, 1987. PubMed: 3327917

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16477 Prevotella buccae ATCC 33574 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

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