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Corynebacterium variabile (Muller) Collins (ATCC® 15753)

Strain Designations: FK 31 [IFM 3030, NCIB 9455]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Arthrobacter variabilis Muller
Strain Designations FK 31 [IFM 3030, NCIB 9455]
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 yes (type strain)
Contains meso-DAP, therefore probably not an Arthrobacter
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor G Muller

. . Bergey's Manual Syst. Bacteriol. 2: 1299, 1986.

Collins MD. Transfer of Arthrobacter variabilis (Muller) to the genus Corynebacterium, as Corynebacterium variabilis comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 37: 287-288, 1987.

Muller G. Mikrobiologische Untersuchungen uber die "Futterverpilzung durch Selbsterhitzung". III. Mitteilung: Ausfuhrliche Beschreibung neuer Bakterien-Species. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., II Abt. 114: 520-537, 1961.

Euzeby JP. Taxonomic note: necessary correction of specific and subspecific epithets according to Rules 12c and 13b of the International Code of Nomenclature of Bacteria (1990 Revision). Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 1073-1074, 1998.

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