Lactobacillus vaginalis Embley et al. (ATCC® 55739)

Strain Designations: PYR8  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Lactobacillus reuteri Kandler et al.
Strain Designations PYR8
Converts free linoleic acids into conjugated linoleic acids (CLA)
Colon of conventional rat, Wisconsin
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium Medium 416: Lactobacilli MRS Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor Wisconsin Alumni Res. Fndn.
Colon of conventional rat, Wisconsin

Cook ME, et al. Methods of treating animals to maintain or increase CD-4 and CD-8 cell populations. US Patent 5,674,901 dated Oct 7 1997