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Cellvibrio gilvus Hulcher and King (ATCC® 13127)

Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Bovine feces, animal
Biosafety Level 1

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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Referred to as the type strain
Cellulose metabolism
Medium ATCC® Medium 31: Peptone broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor FH Hulcher
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--FH Hulcher<<--(<<--- K.W. King)
Bovine feces, animal

Breuil C, Kushner DJ. Cellulase induction and the use of cellulose as a preferred growth substrate by Cellvibrio gilvus. Can. J. Microbiol. 22: 1776-1781, 1976. PubMed: 1009505

Hulcher FH, King KW. Disaccharide preference of an aerobic cellulolytic bacterium, Cellvibrio gilvus n. sp.. J. Bacteriol. 76: 565-571, 1958. PubMed: 13610794

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB010707 Cellvibrio gilvus gene for Cellobiose Phosphorylase, complete cds.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

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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