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Cutibacterium avidum Scholz and Kilian (ATCC® 25577)

Strain Designations: VPI 0179 [16898, CCUG 36754, CIP 103261, DSM 4901, IFO 15671, NCTC 11864]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Propionibacterium avidum (Eggerth) Moore and Holdeman
Strain Designations VPI 0179 [16898, CCUG 36754, CIP 103261, DSM 4901, IFO 15671, NCTC 11864]
Produces LL-diaminopimelic acid
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 2°C to 8°C
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Name of Depositor WE Moore
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- WE Moore <-- CIP <-- A.R. Prevot 1689B

Goodsell ME, et al. Two types of Propionibacterium avidum with different isomers of diaminopimelic acid. Curr. Microbiol. 22: 225-230, 1991.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U02905 Propionibacterium avidum ATCC 25577 16S rRNA gene, partial sequence.

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