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Haemophilus parahaemolyticus Pittman (ATCC® 10014)

Strain Designations: 536 [NCTC 8479]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Haemophilus haemolyticus Bergey et al.
Strain Designations 536 [NCTC 8479]
Produces restriction endonuclease HhaI
Produces restriction endonuclease HhaII
Chronic pulmonary infection
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
Intended Use
Preceptrol® yes
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor M Pittman
Chronic pulmonary infection

Drayna D, et al. Genetic mapping and diagnosis of haemophilia A achieved through a BclI polymorphism in the factor VIII gene. Nature 314: 738-740, 1985. PubMed: 2986011

Mann MB, et al. Cloning of restriction and modification genes in E. coli: the HbaII system from Haemophilus haemolyticus. Gene 3: 97-112, 1978. PubMed: 350714

Roberts RJ, et al. A specific endonuclease from Haemophilus haemolyticus. J. Mol. Biol. 103: 199-208, 1976. PubMed: 1085372

Kelly S, et al. Purification of the HhaII restriction endonuclease from an overproducer Escherichia coli clone. J. Biol. Chem. 260: 15339-15344, 1985. PubMed: 2999111

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

Roberts RJ. Restriction and modification enzymes and their recognition sequences. Nucleic Acids Res. 13: r165-r200, 1985. PubMed: 2987885

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109576 Sequence 309 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : J02677 H.haemolyticus DNA methylase gene, complete cds.

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  • 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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