Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum Lehmann and Neumann (ATCC® 10700)

Strain Designations: 153 [ATCC 7091, IFO 15362, NCTC 11136]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 153 [ATCC 7091, IFO 15362, NCTC 11136]
Quality control strain
Quality control strain for API products
Throat culture containing virulent diphtheria bacilli, New York.
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
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 yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor JM Coffey
Throat culture containing virulent diphtheria bacilli, New York.

Altenburger P, et al. Polyamine distribution in actinomycetes with group B peptidoglycan and species of the genera Brevibacterium, Corynebacterium, and Tsukamurella. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 270-277, 1997.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109540 Sequence 273 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110987 Sequence 1720 from Patent WO0123604.

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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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