Bacillus cereus Frankland and Frankland (ATCC® 14579)

Strain Designations: [BCRC 10603, CCM 2010, CCUG 7414, CIP 66.24, DSM 31, HAMBI 1887, HAMBI 1905, IAM 12605, JCM 2152, LMG 6923, NBRC 15305, NCCB 75008, NCIMB 9373, NCTC 2599, NRRL B-3711, VKM B-504]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations [BCRC 10603, CCM 2010, CCUG 7414, CIP 66.24, DSM 31, HAMBI 1887, HAMBI 1905, IAM 12605, JCM 2152, LMG 6923, NBRC 15305, NCCB 75008, NCIMB 9373, NCTC 2599, NRRL B-3711, VKM B-504]
Produces restriction endonuclease Bce14579I
Food testing
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® yes
Genome Sequenced Strain

Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor RE Gordon
Special Collection ATCC

Lawrence TS, Ford WW. Studies on aerobic spore-bearing non-pathogenic bacteria. Spore-bearing bacteria in milk. J. Bacteriol. 1: 277-320, 1916.

J. Gen. Microbiol. 34: 271, 1964.

Frankland GC, Frankland PF. Studies on some new micro-organisms from air. Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. B Biol. Sci. 173: 257-287, 1887.

Shibata T, et al. Site-specific deoxyribonucleases in Bacillus subtilis and other Bacillus strains. J. Bacteriol. 128: 473-476, 1976. PubMed: 824277

Leonard C, et al. Integrated physical and genetic mapping of Bacillus cereus and other gram-positive bacteria based on IS231A transposition vectors. Infect. Immun. 66: 2163-2169, 1998. PubMed: 9573103

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

Identification of Presumptive Isolates of Bacillus anthracis. Gaithersburg, MD:AOAC International;AOAC "Official Methods of Analysis of the AOAC International" 2004.04.

Identification of Bacillus anthracis from Culture -- Gas Chromatographic Analysis of Fatty Acid Methyl Esters (FAMEs). Gaithersburg, MD

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X98626 B.cereus SNF2 gene, partial

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y10927 B.cereus bct1 and bcglr genes.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110270 Sequence 1003 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX111054 Sequence 1787 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX111073 Sequence 1806 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX111085 Sequence 1818 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L48555 Bacillus cereus (library ATCC 14579) vrrA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L37572 Bacillus cereus GyrB-GyrA intergenic spacer, DNA sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L37576 Bacillus cereus 16S-23S rRNA intergenic spacer, DNA sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ304815 Bacillus cereus partial clo1 gene for putative cereolysin O.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ304816 Bacillus cereus partial clo2 gene for putative cereolysin O.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ007952 Bacillus cereus celR, bct499b, chrA, ydjC and celF genes, partial.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ272333 Bacillus cereus cheA gene for histidine kinase, strain ATCC 14579.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ007794 Bacillus cereus hblC, hblD, hblA, hblB, kin1 and gerX genes, partial.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ272330 Bacillus cereus fliY gene for component of flagellar switch complex, strain ATCC 14579.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ007795 Bacillus cereus yndD, yndE, yndF, proC, yfnA, orf6, sspC, trrA, and hblC genes, partial.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ243712 Bacillus cereus yvfR (partial), yvfS, yvfT, yvfU, nprB, plcR, ykoW, ywjD and ywjE genes and ORF2.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ237785 Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 21.2 kb chromosomal locus containing genes encoding enterotoxic hemolysin BL and surrounding regions; yndD (partial), yndE, yndF, proC, yfnA, sspC, trp1, hblC, hblD, hblA, hblB, shk1 and ger (partial) genes.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE016877 Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579, complete genome.

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