Bifidobacterium breve Reuter (ATCC® 15700)

Strain Designations: S1 (Variant a)  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations S1 (Variant a)
Produces restriction endonuclease BbeSI
Intestine of infant
Type Strain yes
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 yes
DNA homology relationships
Name of Depositor G Reuter
Intestine of infant

Reuter G. Designation of type strains for Bifidobacterium species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 273-275, 1971.

Scardovi V, et al. Deoxyribonucleic acid homology relationships among species of the genus Bifidobacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 276-294, 1971.

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

AN MicroPlate QC Set. Biolog.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M58731 Bifidobacterium breve 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB006658 Bifidobacterium breve gene for 16S rRNA, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M84776 Bifodibacterium breve (ATCC 15700) 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF261678 Bifidobacterium breve strain ATCC 15700 L-lactate dehydrogenase gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ACCG01000000 Bifidobacterium breve DSM 20213, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.

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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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