Cryptobacterium curtum Nakazawa et al. (ATCC® 700683)

Strain Designations: 12-3 [D12-3]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 12-3 [D12-3]
Rflp analysis
Periodontal pocket of an adult human with periodontal disease, 1995
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes (type strain)
Genome sequencing strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1053: Reinforced Clostridial medium (Oxoid CM149)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor Niigata University School of Dentistry
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--Niigata University School of Dentistry<<--E. Hoshino
Periodontal pocket of an adult human with periodontal disease, 1995
Year of Origin 1995

Nakazawa F, et al. Cryptobacterium curtum gen. nov., sp. nov., a new genus of Gram-positive anaerobic rod isolated from human oral cavities. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 1193-1200, 1999. PubMed: 10425779

Sato T, et al. Restriction fragment-length polymorphism analysis of 16S rDNA from oral asaccharolytic Eubacterium species amplified by polymerase chain reaction. Oral Microbiol. Immunol. 13: 23-29, 1998. PubMed: 9573818

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ABTM01000000 Cryptobacterium curtum DSM 15641, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.

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