Shigella boydii Ewing (ATCC® 8700)

Strain Designations: NCTC 12985  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations NCTC 12985
Application
Emerging infectious disease research
Enteric Research
Biosafety Level 2

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.

Antigenic Properties Serotype 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
Antigenic Properties Serotype 2
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC
Special Collection ATCC
References

Bacteriol. Rev. 6: 16, 1942.

Int. Bull. Bacteriol. Nomencl. Taxon. 4: 23 and 26, 1954.

J. Hyg. 38: 477-499, 1938.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U14469 Shigella boydii ATCC 8700 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase (gnd) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U96388 Shigella boydii insertion element IS1SB repressor (insA) and transposase (insB) genes, complete cds.

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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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