Porphyromonas endodontalis (van Steenbergen et al.) Shah and Collins (ATCC® 35406)

Strain Designations: Steenbergen HG 370  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Bacteroides endodontalis (van Steenbergen et al.) Shah and Collins
Strain Designations Steenbergen HG 370
Infected root canal
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes (type strain)
Genome sequencing strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor TJ van Steenbergen
Infected root canal

van Steenbergen TJ, et al. Bacteroides endodontalis sp. nov., an asaccharolytic black-pigmented Bacteroides species from infected dental root canals. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 118-120, 1984.

Shah HN, Collins MD. Proposal for reclassification of Bacteroides asaccharolyticus, Bacteroides gingivalis, and Bacteroides endodontalis in a new genus, Porphyromonas. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 128-131, 1988.

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16491 Porphyromonas endodontalis ATCC 35406 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ACNN01000000 Porphyromonas endodontalis ATCC 35406, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.