Prevotella melaninogenica (Oliver and Wherry) Shah and Collins emend. Wu et al. (ATCC® 25845)

Strain Designations: VPI 2381 [B282, JCM 6325, VPI 4196]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides melaninogenicus subsp. melaninogenicus (Oliver and Wherry) Holdeman and Moore
Strain Designations VPI 2381 [B282, JCM 6325, VPI 4196]
Application
Media testing
Isolation
Sputum, South Carolina Dept. of Health and Environmental Control
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® yes
Genome Sequenced Strain

Yes

Type Strain yes
Comments
Genome sequencing strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2863: Modified Chopped Meat Medium w/ 1 mg/L DHNA
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% CO2-10% H2
Name of Depositor LV Holdeman
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LV Holdeman <-- S Finegold B282
Isolation
Sputum, South Carolina Dept. of Health and Environmental Control
References

Holdeman LV, Johnson JL. Description of Bacteroides loescheii sp. nov. and emendation of the descriptions of Bacteroides melaninogenicus (Oliver and Wherry) Roy and Kelly 1939 and Bacteroides denticola Shah and Collins 1981. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 399-409, 1982.

Shah HN, Collins DM. Prevotella, a new genus to include Bacteroides melaninogenicus and related species formerly classified in the genus Bacteroides. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 205-208, 1990. PubMed: 2223612

Quality Control for Commercially Prepared Microbiological Culture Media; Approved Standard - 3rd Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M22-A3.

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

Wu CC, et al. Emended descriptions of Prevotella denticola, Prevotella loescheii, Prevotella veroralis, and Prevotella melaninogenica. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 536-541, 1992.

Quality Control of Microbiological Transport Systems; Approved Standard. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M40-A.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110258 Sequence 991 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16469 Prevotella melaninogenica ATCC 25845 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ACSI01000000 Prevotella melaninogenica ATCC 25845, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.

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