Prevotella brevis Bryant et al. (ATCC® 19188)

Strain Designations: GA 33 [JCM 9506]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides ruminicola subsp. brevis Bryant et al.
Strain Designations GA 33 [JCM 9506]
Produces succinic acid
Type Strain yes (type strain of Bacteroides ruminicola subsp. brevis)
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain of Bacteroides ruminicola subsp. brevis)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1703: Chopped meat carbohydrates with rumen fluid
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor MP Bryant

Datta R. Process for the production of succinic acid by anaerobic fermentation. US Patent 5,143,833 dated Sep 1 1992

Bryant MP, et al. Bacteroides ruminicola n. sp. and Succinimonas amylolytica; the new genus and species; species of succinic acid-producing anaerobic bacteria of the bovine rumen. J. Bacteriol. 76: 15-23, 1958. PubMed: 13563384

Bladen HA, et al. A study of bacterial species of the rumen which produce ammonia from protein hydrolysate. Appl. Microbiol. 9: 175-180, 1961.

Bryant MP, Robinson IM. Some nutritional characteristics of predominant culturable ruminal bacteria. J. Bacteriol. 84: 605-614, 1962. PubMed: 14016429

Pittman KA, Bryant MP. Peptides and other nitrogen sources for growth of Bacteroides ruminicola. J. Bacteriol. 88: 401-410, 1964. PubMed: 14203357

. . J. Dairy Sci. 36: 218-224, 1953.

McBride BC, Robinson IM. Apparent incorporation of ammonia and amino acid carbon during growth of selected species of ruminal bacteria. J. Dairy Sci. 46: 150-154, 1963.

White DC, et al. Cytochrome linked fermentation in Bacteroides ruminicola. J. Bacteriol. 84: 822-828, 1962. PubMed: 14000291

Avgustin G, et al. Phenotypic diversity among ruminal isolates of Prevotella ruminicola: proposal of Prevotella brevis sp. nov., Prevotella bryantii sp. nov., and Prevotella albensis sp. nov. and redifinition of Prevotella ruminicola. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 284-288, 1997. PubMed: 9103611

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

type strain of Bacteroides ruminicola subsp. brevis

bovine rumen

type strain of Bacteroides ruminicola subsp. brevis

type strain of Bacteroides ruminicola subsp. brevis

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