Bacteroides fragilis (Veillon and Zuber) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 700786)

Strain Designations: RYC2056  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations RYC2056
Application
Host for bacteriophages
Bacteriophage host
Potential host strain for the detection of bacteriophages in the environment
Water testing
Isolation
Human peritoneal exudate, Barcelona, Spain
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® no
Type Strain no
Medium Medium 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% CO2-10% H2
Name of Depositor RM Araujo
Isolation
Human peritoneal exudate, Barcelona, Spain
References

Puig A, et al. Diversity of bacteroides fragilis strains in their capacity To recover phages from human and animal wastes and from fecally polluted wastewater. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 65: 1772-1776, 1999. PubMed: 10103280

Water quality--Detection and enumeration of bacteriophages--Part 4: Enumeration of bacteriophages infecting Bacteroides fragilis. Geneva (Switzerland):International Organization for Standardization/ANSI;ISO ISO 10705-4:2001.

Water quality --- Detection and enumeration of bacteriophages --- Part 4: Enumeration of bacteriophages infecting Bacteriodes fragilis [BS EN ISO 10705-4:2001]. London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS 6068-4.17:2001.

Rosa M Araujo, personal communication