Bacillus alcalophilus Vedder (ATCC® 27647)

Strain Designations: NCTC 4553 [NCIB 9772]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCTC 4553 [NCIB 9772]
Feces, human
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
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 688: Nutrient agar with pH adjusted to 8.0
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- A Vedder
Feces, human

Vedder A. Bacillus alcalophilus n. sp.; benevens enkele ervaringen met sterk alcalische voedingsbodems. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 1: 141-147, 1934.

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

Boyer EW, et al. Bacillus alcalophilus subsp. halodurans subsp. nov., an alkaline-amylase-producing, alkalophilic organism. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 238-242, 1973.

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