Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae (Migula) Buchanan (ATCC® 19414)

Strain Designations: NCTC 8163 [alpha-P15]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Erysipelothrix insidiosa (Trevisan) Langford and Hansen
Strain Designations NCTC 8163 [alpha-P15]
Quality control strain
Spleen of pig with endocarditis
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® yes
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes (type strain)
Genome sequencing strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Facultative anaerobe
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCTC<<--L. Garrod alpha-P15
Spleen of pig with endocarditis

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

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M23728 E.rhusiopathiae 16S ribosomal RNA small subunit.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB034200 Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae gene for 16S rRNA, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ACLK01000000 Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae ATCC 19414, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.

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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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