Prevotella intermedia (Holdeman and Moore) Shah and Collins (ATCC® 25611)

Strain Designations: VPI 4197 [B422, JCM 7365]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides melaninogenicus subsp. intermedius Holdeman and Moore
Strain Designations VPI 4197 [B422, JCM 7365]
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

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
Subgroup 4197
Group A
Medium ATCC® Medium 2722: Supplemented Tryptic Soy Broth/Agar
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 LV Holdeman
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LV Holdeman <-- S Finegold B422

Bergey's Manual Syst. Bacteriol. 1: 622, 1984.

Johnson JL, Holdeman LV. Bacteroides intermedius comb. nov. and descriptions of Bacteroides corporis sp. nov. and Bacteroides levii sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 15-25, 1983.

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

Nakazawa F, et al. Serological studies of oral Bacteroides intermedius. Infect. Immun. 56: 1647-1651, 1988. PubMed: 3131249

Tompkins GR, et al. Detection and comparison of specific hemin binding by Porphyromonas gingivalis and Prevotella intermedia. J. Bacteriol. 179: 620-626, 1997. PubMed: 9006012

Teles R, et al. Increased susceptibility of RAG-2 SCID mice to dissemination of endodontic infections. Infect. Immun. 65: 3781-3787, 1997. PubMed: 9284152

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X73965 P. intermedia gene for 16S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U66373 Prevotella intermedia ATCC 25611 RAPD fragment.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16468 Prevotella intermedia ATCC 25611 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB017537 Prevotella intermedia PhoC gene for acid phosphatase (PiACP), complete cds.

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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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