Bifidobacterium longum subsp. longum Reuter (ATCC® 15707)

Strain Designations: E194b (Variant a)  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Bifidobacterium longum Reuter
Strain Designations E194b (Variant a)
Produces restriction endonuclease BloI
Intestine of adult
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
DNA homology relationships
Name of Depositor G Reuter
Intestine of adult

Reuter G. Designation of type strains for Bifidobacterium species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 273-275, 1971.

Scardovi V, et al. Deoxyribonucleic acid homology relationships among species of the genus Bifidobacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 276-294, 1971.

Wang RF, et al. PCR detection and quantitiation of predominant anaerobic bacteria in human and animal fecal samples. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 62: 1242-1247, 1996. PubMed: 8919784

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

Roberts RJ. Restriction and modification enzymes and their recognition sequences. Nucleic Acids Res. 13: r165-r200, 1985. PubMed: 2987885

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M58739 Bifidobacterium longum 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M84781 Bifidobacterium longum (ATCC 15707) 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF261669 Bifidobacterium longum strain ATCC 15707 L-lactate dehydrogenase gene, partial cds.

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These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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