Staphylococcus xylosus Schleifer and Kloos (ATCC® 29971)

Strain Designations: KL 162 [DSM 20266, LMG 20217, CCUG 7324, CIP 81.66, HAMBI 2057, JCM 2418, NCTC 11043, NRRL B-14776]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations KL 162 [DSM 20266, LMG 20217, CCUG 7324, CIP 81.66, HAMBI 2057, JCM 2418, NCTC 11043, NRRL B-14776]
Media testing
Quality control strain
Food testing
Human skin
Biosafety Level 2

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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® yes
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor WE Kloos
Human skin

. Isolation and characterization of Staphylococci from human skin. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 25: 50-61, 1975.

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

Listeria species -- Biochemical Identification Method (Vitek GPI and GNI+). Gaithersburg, MD:AOAC International;AOAC "Official Methods of Analysis of the AOAC International" 992.19.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF053573 Staphylococcus xylosus ATCC 29971 heat shock protein 60 gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : STA16SRR22 Staphylococcus xylosus gene for 16S rRNA, partial sequence, strain: ATCC 29971 (= MAFF 911482)

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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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