Clostridium sporogenes (Metchnikoff) Bergey et al. (ATCC® 7955)

Strain Designations: NCA 3679 (putrifactive anaerobe) [DSM 767, IFO 16411, L.S. McClung 2003, NCIB 8053, NCTC 8594]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCA 3679 (putrifactive anaerobe) [DSM 767, IFO 16411, L.S. McClung 2003, NCIB 8053, NCTC 8594]
Application
Efficacy testing
Steam sterilization control
Sterility testing
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® no
Type Strain no
Comments
Preparation of cleaned spores
Inactivation by oxygen gas plasma
This item has been found to be a mix of two different pulsotypes of C. sporogenes.
Medium 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 Nat. Canners Assn.
References

Food Res. 3: 323, 1938.

Food Res. 11: 405, 1946.

J. Infect. Dis. 60: 128, 1937.

Uehara M, et al. Method for obtaining cleaned putrefactive anaerobe 3679 spores. J. Bacteriol. 89: 929-930, 1965. PubMed: 14273693

Nelson CL, Berger TJ. Inactivation of microorganisms by oxygen gas plasma. Curr. Microbiol. 18: 275-276, 1989.

British Pharmacopoeia Commission Methods of sterilization. London, UK:British Pharmacopoeia Commission;British Pharmacopoeia Appendix XVIII, 2003

Standard Quantitative Carrier Test Method to Evaluate the Bactericidal, Fungicidal, Mycobactericidal, and Sporicidal Potencies of Liquid Chemical Microbicides. West Conshohocken, PA:ASTM International;ASTM Standard Test Method E 2111-05.

Standard Quantitative Disk Carrier Test Method for Determining the Bactericidal, Virucidal, Fungicidal, Mycobactericidal and Sporicidal Activities of Liquid Chemical Germicides. West Conshohocken, PA:ASTM International;ASTM Standard Test Method E 2197-02.

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