Luteococcus japonicus Tamura et al. (ATCC® 51526)

Strain Designations: IFO 12422 [OUT 8086]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations IFO 12422 [OUT 8086]
Soil, Tokara Islands, Japan
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 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor IFO - Institute for Fermentation, Osaka
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--IFO - Institute for Fermentation, Osaka<<--M. Oda OUT 8086
Soil, Tokara Islands, Japan

Tamura T, et al. Luteococcus japonicus gen. nov., sp. nov., a new gram-positive coccus with LL-diaminopimelic acid in the cell wall. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 348-356, 1994. PubMed: 8186101

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