Filifactor villosus (Love et al.) Collins et al. (ATCC® 33388)

Strain Designations: NCTC 11220  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Clostridium villosum Love et al.
Strain Designations NCTC 11220
Abscess in domestic cat, Australia
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1

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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
ATCC® Medium 593: Chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic, (90% N2 – 10% CO2)
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- DN Love
Abscess in domestic cat, Australia

Collins MD, et al. The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 812-826, 1994. PubMed: 7981107

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

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