Bifidobacterium merycicum Biavati and Mattarelli (ATCC® 49391)

Strain Designations: Ru915B  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Ru915B
Isolation
Rumen
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
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1053: Reinforced Clostridial medium (Oxoid CM149)
Growth Conditions
Max Temperature: 37.0°C
Min Temperature: 35.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Protocol: plus 0.1% Tween 80
Subcultivation
Protocol: plus 0.1% Tween 80
Name of Depositor B Biavati
Isolation
Rumen
References

Biavati B, Mattarelli P. Bifidobacterium ruminantium sp. nov. and Bifidobacterium merycicum sp. nov. from the rumens of cattle. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 163-168, 1991. PubMed: 1995032

type strain

bovine rumen

type strain

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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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