Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron (Distaso) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 29148)

Strain Designations: VPI 5482 [CIP 104206T, E50, NCTC 10582]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations VPI 5482 [CIP 104206T, E50, NCTC 10582]
Isolation
Feces, human
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

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

Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron VPI-5482, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Comments
Outer membranes
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
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 EP Cato
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- EP Cato <-- H Werner E50
Isolation
Feces, human
References

Cato EP, Johnson JL. Reinstatement of species rank for Bacteroides fragilis, B. ovatus, B. distasonis, B. thetaiotaomicron, and B. vulgatus: Designation of neotype strains for Bacteroides fragilis (Veillon and Zuber) Castellani and Chalmers and Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron (Distaso) Castellani and Chalmers. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 26: 230-237, 1976.

Kotarski SF, Salyers AA. Isolation and characterization of outer membranes of Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron grown on different carbohydrates. J. Bacteriol. 158: 102-109, 1984. PubMed: 6715279

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

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M58763 Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16489 Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron (ATCC 29148) 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE015928 Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron VPI-5482, complete genome.

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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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