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Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. animalis (Mitsuoka) Scardovi and Trovatelli (ATCC® 25527)

Strain Designations: R 101-8 [AS 1.2268, BCRC 14668, CCUG 24606, CCUG 33907, CIP 105419, DSM 20104, HAMBI 112, ISL 120, JCM 1190, KCTC 3125, LMG 10508, NCIMB 702242]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Bifidobacterium longum subsp. animalis Mitsuoka
Strain Designations R 101-8 [AS 1.2268, BCRC 14668, CCUG 24606, CCUG 33907, CIP 105419, DSM 20104, HAMBI 112, ISL 120, JCM 1190, KCTC 3125, LMG 10508, NCIMB 702242]
Rat feces
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Fructose-6-phosphate phosphoketolase activity
Name of Depositor T Mitsuoka
Special Collection ATCC
Rat feces

Grill JP, et al. Characterization of fructose 6 phosphate phosphoketolases purified from Bifidobacterium species. Curr. Microbiol. 31: 49-54, 1995. PubMed: 7767228

Scardovi V, Trovatelli LD. Bifidobacterium animalis (Mitsuoka) comb. nov. and the "minimum" and "subtile" groups of new bifidobacteria found in sewage. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 24: 21-28, 1974.

Mitsuoka T. Vergleichende Untersuchungen uber die Bifidobacterium asu dem Verdauungstrakt von Mensehen and Tiersen. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. 210: 52-64, 1969.

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

Masco L, et al. Polyphasic taxonomic analysis of Bifidobacterium animalis and Bifidobacterium lactis reveals relatedness at the subspecies level: reclassification of Bifidobacterium animalis as Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. animalis subsp. nov. and Bifidobacterium lactis as Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis subsp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54: 1137-1143, 2004. PubMed: 15280282

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X70971 B.animalis DNA sequence for 16S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF261673 Bifidobacterium animalis L-lactate dehydrogenase gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U09858 Bifidobacterium animalis ATCC 25527 16S rRNA-23S rRNA intergenic spacer.

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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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