Citrobacter braakii Brenner et al. (ATCC® 6750)

Strain Designations: M8BK [NCIB 8173 (Escherichia intermedia)]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Citrobacter intermedium Werkman and Gillen
Strain Designations M8BK [NCIB 8173 (Escherichia intermedia)]
Isolation
Soil
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
This strain is ornithine decarboxylase negative, which is atypical for Citrobacter braakii.
Original strain of Citrobacter intermedius
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor CH Werkman
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CH Werkman<<--S. Koser M8B
Isolation
Soil
References

Werkman CH, Gillen GF. Bacteria producing trimethylene glycol. J. Bacteriol. 23: 167-182, 1932.

J. Bacteriol. 29: 350, 1935.

ISO/CD 11133:2009, Annex E. Test microorganisms for commonly used culture media (giving information on the culture medium, culture conditions, test microorganisms, culture collection number of test organisms and the expected reactions)

Corry, JEL, Curtis, GDW and Baird, RM (Eds) Handbook of Culture Media for Food and Water Microbiology. Royal Society of Chemistry, In preparation. ICFMH-WPCM.