Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron (Distaso) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 29148)

Strain Designations: VPI 5482 [CIP 104206T, E50, NCTC 10582]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations VPI 5482 [CIP 104206T, E50, NCTC 10582]
Isolation
Feces, human
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron VPI-5482, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Comments
Outer membranes
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
ATCC® 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 EP Cato
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- EP Cato <-- H Werner E50
Isolation
Feces, human
References

Cato EP, Johnson JL. Reinstatement of species rank for Bacteroides fragilis, B. ovatus, B. distasonis, B. thetaiotaomicron, and B. vulgatus: Designation of neotype strains for Bacteroides fragilis (Veillon and Zuber) Castellani and Chalmers and Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron (Distaso) Castellani and Chalmers. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 26: 230-237, 1976.

Kotarski SF, Salyers AA. Isolation and characterization of outer membranes of Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron grown on different carbohydrates. J. Bacteriol. 158: 102-109, 1984. PubMed: 6715279

Wang RF, et al. PCR detection and quantitiation of predominant anaerobic bacteria in human and animal fecal samples. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 62: 1242-1247, 1996. PubMed: 8919784

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M58763 Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16489 Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron (ATCC 29148) 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE015928 Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron VPI-5482, complete genome.

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  • 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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