Brachybacterium faecium Collins et al. (ATCC® 43885)

Strain Designations: NCIB 9860 [6-10]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCIB 9860 [6-10]
Poultry deep litter
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
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes (type strain)
Genome sequencing strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor NCIB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCIB<<--H.E. Schefferle 6-10
Poultry deep litter

Collins MD, et al. Brachybacterium faecium gen. nov., sp. nov., a coryneform bacterium from poultry deep litter. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 45-48, 1988.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ABTF01000000 Brachybacterium faecium DSM 4810, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.

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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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