Prevotella intermedia (Holdeman and Moore) Shah and Collins (ATCC® 25611)

Strain Designations: VPI 4197 [B422, JCM 7365]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides melaninogenicus subsp. intermedius Holdeman and Moore
Strain Designations VPI 4197 [B422, JCM 7365]
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2
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
Subgroup 4197
Group A
Medium ATCC® Medium 2722: Supplemented Tryptic Soy Broth/Agar
ATCC® 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 LV Holdeman
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LV Holdeman <-- S Finegold B422

Bergey's Manual Syst. Bacteriol. 1: 622, 1984.

Johnson JL, Holdeman LV. Bacteroides intermedius comb. nov. and descriptions of Bacteroides corporis sp. nov. and Bacteroides levii sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 15-25, 1983.

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

Nakazawa F, et al. Serological studies of oral Bacteroides intermedius. Infect. Immun. 56: 1647-1651, 1988. PubMed: 3131249

Tompkins GR, et al. Detection and comparison of specific hemin binding by Porphyromonas gingivalis and Prevotella intermedia. J. Bacteriol. 179: 620-626, 1997. PubMed: 9006012

Teles R, et al. Increased susceptibility of RAG-2 SCID mice to dissemination of endodontic infections. Infect. Immun. 65: 3781-3787, 1997. PubMed: 9284152

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X73965 P. intermedia gene for 16S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U66373 Prevotella intermedia ATCC 25611 RAPD fragment.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16468 Prevotella intermedia ATCC 25611 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB017537 Prevotella intermedia PhoC gene for acid phosphatase (PiACP), complete cds.

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