Brevibacillus agri (Nakamura) Shida et al. (ATCC® 51663)

Strain Designations: NRS 1219 [13, DSMZ 6348, IFO 15538, JCM 9067, LMG 15103, Vitek #202316]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Bacillus agri Nakamura
Strain Designations NRS 1219 [13, DSMZ 6348, IFO 15538, JCM 9067, LMG 15103, Vitek #202316]
Quality control strain
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® no
Type Strain yes
This organism is included in the bioMerieux VITEK2 - Bacillus (BAC) Card Quality Control Organism Set.
ATCC testing of this strain found it to be catalase negative
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor RE Gordon
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RE Gordon <-- C. Lamanna 13

Nakamura LK. DNA relatedness of Bacillus brevis Migula 1900 strains and proposal of Bacillus agri sp. nov., nom. rev., and Bacillus centrosporus sp. nov., nom. rev.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 20-25, 1993.

Shida O, et al. Proposal for two new genera, Brevibacillus gen. nov. and Aneurinibacillus gen nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 939-946, 1996. PubMed: 8863420

VITEK 2 BCL Comprehensive QC Set. bioMerieux.

VITEK 2 BCL Streamlined QC Set. bioMerieux.