Bacteroides fragilis (Veillon and Zuber) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 51477)

Strain Designations: HSP 40 [CIP 104785]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations HSP 40 [CIP 104785]
Detection of
Detection of viruses in human sewage-polluted waters
Human peritoneal exudate, Barcelona, Spain
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor RM Araujo Boira, J Jofre
Human peritoneal exudate, Barcelona, Spain

Tartera C, Jofre J. Bacteriophages active against Bacteroides fragilis in sewage-polluted waters. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 53: 1632-1637, 1987. PubMed: 3662510

Tartera C, et al. Human origin of Bacteroides fragilis bacteriophages present in the environment. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 55: 2696-2701, 1989. PubMed: 2604407

Tartera C, et al. Culture and decontamination methods affecting enumeration of phages infecting Bacteroides fragilis in sewage. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 58: 2670-2673, 1992. PubMed: 1514815

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