Clostridium perfringens (Veillon and Zuber) Hauduroy et al. (ATCC® 10543)

Strain Designations: BP6K [L.S. McClung 1988]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations BP6K [L.S. McClung 1988]
Assay of amino acids
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 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® yes
Type Strain no
Comments The presence of cpa, cpb2, and pfoA genes was confirmed by PCR.
This strain does not produce epsilon toxin
Medium ATCC® Medium 2107: Modified Reinforced Clostridial Agar/Broth Medium (pre-reduced)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2- 10% CO2-10% H2
Name of Depositor MJ Boyd
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- MJ Boyd <-- NIH

Boyd MJ, et al. A microbiological procedure for the assay of amino acids with Clostridium perfringens (Welchii) BP6K. J. Biol. Chem. 174: 1027-1035, 1948.

Boyd MJ, et al. The growth requirements of Clostridium perfringens (welchii) BP6K. J. Biol. Chem. 174: 1013-1025, 1948.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X71123 C.perfringens nanH gene for neuraminidase.

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