Bacteroides vulgatus Eggerth and Gagnon (ATCC® 8482)

Strain Designations: [NCTC 11154]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations [NCTC 11154]
Media testing
Quality control strain
Sterility testing
Pharmaceutical and Personal Care
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.

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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Bacteroides vulgatus ATCC 8482, complete genome

Type Strain yes
Genome sequenced strain
This organism is included in the bioMerieux VITEK 2 ANC Comprehensive and Traditional Quality Control Organism Sets
Name of Depositor AH Eggerth
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- A H Eggerth

Moore WE, Holdeman LV. New names and combinations in the genera Bacteroides Castellani and Chalmers, Fusobacterium Knorr, Eubacterium Prevot, Propionibacterium Delwich, and Lactobacillus Orla-Jensen. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 69-74, 1973.

Cato EP, Johnson JL. Reinstatement of species rank for Bacteroides fragilis, B. ovatus, B. distasonis, B. thetaiotaomicron, and B. vulgatus: Designation of neotype strains for Bacteroides fragilis (Veillon and Zuber) Castellani and Chalmers and Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron (Distaso) Castellani and Chalmers. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 26: 230-237, 1976.

Quality Control for Commercially Prepared Microbiological Culture Media; Approved Standard - 3rd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M22-A3.

US Food & Drug Administration. GENERAL BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS STANDARDS; General Provisions; Sterility Code of Federal Regulations Title 21: 21CFR610.12, Subpart B, 2005

Wang RF, et al. PCR detection and quantitiation of predominant anaerobic bacteria in human and animal fecal samples. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 62: 1242-1247, 1996. PubMed: 8919784

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

Sterility test, Growth promotion test. Tokyo, Japan:Japanese Pharmacopoeia;JP JP14e.part I.54.

VITEK 2 ANC Comprehensive QC Set. bioMerieux.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M58762 Bacteroides vulgatus 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ279041 Bacteroides vulgatus partial gyrA gene for DNA gyrase subunit A, strain ATCC 8482.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000139 Bacteroides vulgatus ATCC 8482, complete genome

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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