Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner (ATCC® 35646)

Strain Designations: USDA HD522  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations USDA HD522
Produces Bacillus thuringiensis crystal protein delta-endotoxin
Produces delta-endotoxin
Type Strain no
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


Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor USDA

. . C.R. Hebd. Seances Acad. Sci. Ser. D Sci. Nat. 286: 799, 1978.

. . C.R. Hebd. Seances Acad. Sci. Ser. D Sci. Nat. 286: 1175-1178, 1978.

. . C.R. Hebd. Seances Acad. Sci. Ser. D Sci. Nat. 286: 1629-1632, 1978.

de Barjac H, et al. Toxicite de Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis, serotype H14, pour les larves de phlebotomes, vecteurs de leishmanioses. Bull. Soc. Pathol. Exot. 74: 485-489, 1981.

Demezas DH, Bell J. Evaluation of low molecular weight RNA profiles and ribotyping to differentiate some Bacillus species. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 18: 582-589, 1995.

Goldberg LJ, Margalit J. A bacterial spore demonstrating rapid larvicidal activity against Anopheles sergentii, Uranotaenia unquiculata, Culex univitattus, Aedes aegypti and Culex pipiens. Mosq. News 37: 355-358, 1977.

Temeyer KB. Larvicidal activity of Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis in the dipteran Haematobia irritans. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 47: 952-955, 1984. PubMed: 6742837

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AAJM01000000 Bacillus thuringiensis serovar israelensis ATCC 35646, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.

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