Lactobacillus amylophilus Nakamura and Crowell (ATCC® 49845)

Strain Designations: NRRL B-4437  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NRRL B-4437
Hydrolyzes starch
Swine waste-corn fermentations
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 (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 416: Lactobacilli MRS Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor NRRL
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NRRL<<--L.K. Nakamura
Swine waste-corn fermentations

Validation list no. 6. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 31: 215-218, 1981.

Nakamura LK, Crowell CD. Lactobacillus amylophilus, a new starch-hydrolyzing species from swine waste-corn fermentation. Dev. Ind. Microbiol. 20: 531-540, 1979.

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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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