Bacillus subtilis (Ehrenberg) Cohn (ATCC® 11774)

Strain Designations: NCTC 8236  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCTC 8236
Assay of dihydrostreptomycin sulfate, dihydrostreptomycin, streptomycin, tobramycin, and vancomycin.
Pharmaceutical and Personal Care.
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions

Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic

Name of Depositor NCTC

British Pharmacopoeia Commission Biological assay of antibiotics. London, UK:British Pharmacopoeia Commission;British Pharmacopoeia Appendix XIV A, 2003

European Pharmacopoeia Commission Microbiological assay of antibiotics. Strasbourg, France:European Pharmacopoeia Commission;European Pharmacopoeia EP 2.7.2, 1997

Lightbown JW, Dixon H. The first international reference preparation of tobramycin. J. Biol. Stand. 10: 157-168, 1982. PubMed: 7096362

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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