Acinetobacter baumannii Bouvet and Grimont (ATCC® 17961)

Strain Designations: CDC 7788 [13860, P. Baumann 55, R. Hugh 2424]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Herellea vaginicola de Bord
Strain Designations CDC 7788 [13860, P. Baumann 55, R. Hugh 2424]
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor CDC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CDC <-- E Kass 13860

Baumann P, et al. A study of the Moraxella group. II. Oxidative-negative species (genus Acinetobacter). J. Bacteriol. 95: 1520-1541, 1968. PubMed: 5650064

Hugh R, Reese R. A comparison of 120 strains of Bacterium anitratum Schaub and Hauber with the type strain of this species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 18: 207-229, 1968.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB008699 Acinetobacter baumannii DNA for DNA gyrase subunit B, partial cds, strain CIP 70.32.

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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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