Escherichia coli (Migula) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 4157)

Strain Designations: NCTC 86 (original Escherich strain) [ICPB 2867, NCIB 86]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Classification Enterobacteriaceae, Escherichia
Strain Designations NCTC 86 (original Escherich strain) [ICPB 2867, NCIB 86]
Application
Quality control strain for Sensititre products.
Type Strain no
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 no
Comments
Contains both smooth and rough colonies
Medium Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC
Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

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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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