Eggerthella lenta (Eggerth) Wade et al. (ATCC® 25559)

Strain Designations: VPI 0255 [1899B, DSM 2243, JCM 9979, NCTC 11813]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Eubacterium lentum (Eggerth) Prevot
Strain Designations VPI 0255 [1899B, DSM 2243, JCM 9979, NCTC 11813]
Isolation
Rectal tumor
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Yes

Type Strain yes
Comments
Cytochromes
Genome sequencing strain
Medium Medium 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% CO2-10% H2
Name of Depositor WE Moore
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- WE Moore <-- A Prevot 1899B
Isolation
Rectal tumor
References

Kageyama A, et al. Phylogenetic evidence for the transfer of Eubacterium lentum to the genus Eggerthella as Eggerthella lenta gen. nov., comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 1725-1732, 1999. PubMed: 10555354

Moore WE, et al. Eubacterium lentum (Eggerth) Prevot 1938: Emendation of description and designation of the neotype strain. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 299-303, 1971.

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

Sperry JF, Wilkins TD. Cytochrome spectrum of an obligate anaerobe, Eubacterium lentum. J. Bacteriol. 125: 905-909, 1976. PubMed: 176143

Wade WG, et al. The family Coriobacteriaceae: reclassification of Eubacterium exiguum (Poco et al. 1996) and Peptostreptococcus heliotrinreducens (Lanigan 1976) as Slackia exigua gen. nov., comb. nov. and Slackia heliotrinireducens gen. nov., comb. nov., and Eubacteriumlentum (Prevot 1938) as Eggerthella lenta gen. nov., comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 595-600, 1999. PubMed: 10319481

Wang RF, et al. PCR detection and quantitiation of predominant anaerobic bacteria in human and animal fecal samples. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 62: 1242-1247, 1996. PubMed: 8919784

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB011817 Eubacterium lentum gene for 16S rRNA, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF292375 Eggerthella lenta 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ABTT01000000 Eggerthella lenta DSM 2243, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.