Prevotella bivia (Holdeman and Johnson) Shah and Collins (ATCC® 29303)

Strain Designations: VPI 6822 [653C, NCTC 11156]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides bivius Holdeman and Johnson
Strain Designations VPI 6822 [653C, NCTC 11156]
Application
Media testing
Isolation
Endometrium
Type Strain yes
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 yes
Comments Referred to as the type strain of Bacteroides bivius.
Medium Medium 2107: Modified Reinforced Clostridial Agar/Broth Medium (pre-reduced)
Medium 2722: Supplemented Tryptic Soy Broth/Agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2, 10% CO2, and 10% H2
Name of Depositor LV Holdeman
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LV Holdeman <-- D. Blazevic 653C
Isolation
Endometrium
References

Holdeman LV, Johnson JL. Bacteroides disiens sp. nov. and Bacteroides bivius sp. nov. from human clinical infections. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 27: 337-345, 1977.

Shah HN, Collins DM. Prevotella, a new genus to include Bacteroides melaninogenicus and related species formerly classified in the genus Bacteroides. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 205-208, 1990. PubMed: 2223612

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

Medical microbiology -- Culture media -- Part 2: Ready-to-use blood culture systems. Berlin, Germany:Deutsches Institut fur Normung;DIN DIN 58942-2: 2004, 2004

Medical microbiology--Culture media -- Part 4: Transport systems for specimens containing bacteria. Berlin, Germany:Deutsches Institut fur Normung;DIN DIN 58942-4: 2003, 2003

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16475 Prevotella bivia ATCC 29303 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

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