Microbacterium testaceum (Komagata and Iizuka) Takeuchi and Hatano (ATCC® 15829)

Strain Designations: Rp-3 [CIP 104324, IAM 1561]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Brevibacterium testaceum Komagata and Iizuka
Strain Designations Rp-3 [CIP 104324, IAM 1561]
Quality control strain
Type Strain yes
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
This organism is included in the bioMerieux VITEK 2 - Colorimetric CBC ID Card Quality Control Organism Set.
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor K Komagata

Validation list no. 11. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 672-674, 1983.

Collins MD, et al. Classification of some coryneform bacteria in a new genus Aureobacterium. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 4: 236-252, 1983.

Komagata K, Iizuka H. New species of Brevibacterium isolated from rice. J. Agric. Chem. Soc. Jpn. 38: 496-502, 1964.

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

Takeuchi M, Hatano K. Union of the genera Microbacterium Orla-Jensen and Aureobacterium Collins et al. in a redefined genus Microbacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 739-747, 1998. PubMed: 9734028

API Coryne. bioMerieux.

VITEK 2 CBC Streamlined QC Set. bioMerieux.

VITEK 2 CBC Comprehensive QC Set. bioMerieux.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M16170 A.testaceum 5S rRNA.

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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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