Filifactor alocis (Cato et al.) Jalava and Eerola (ATCC® 35896)

Strain Designations: D40 B5  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Fusobacterium alocis Cato et al.
Strain Designations D40 B5
Isolation
Human gingival sulcus, Virginia
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
Comments Brucella blood agar is recommended for growth on solid media. This organism does not grow on chopped meat agar.
Medium Medium 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% H2-10% CO2
Note: Brucella blood agar is recommended for growth on solid media. This organism does not grow on chopped meat agar.
Name of Depositor WE Moore
Isolation
Human gingival sulcus, Virginia
References

Cato EP, et al. Fusobacterium alocis sp. nov. and Fusobacterium sulci sp. nov. from the human gingival sulcus. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 475-477, 1985.

Jalava J, Eerola E. Phylogenetic analysis of Fusobacterium alocis and Fusobacterium sulci based on 16S rRNA gene sequences: proposal of Filifactor alocis (Cato, Moore and Moore) comb. nov. and Eubacterium sulci (Cato, Moore and Moore) comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 1375-1379, 1999. PubMed: 10555315

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X55406 16S rDNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ006962 16S rRNA sequence