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Clostridium colinum Berkhoff et al. (ATCC® 27770)

Strain Designations: 72042  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 72042
Chicken with ulcerative enteritis
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 1017: Chopped meat glucose medium (ATCC Medium 593) with 5.0 g glucose
Growth Conditions Temperature: 35°C to 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor GA Berkhoff
Chicken with ulcerative enteritis

Berkhoff HA. Clostridium colinum sp. nov., nom. rev., the causative agent of ulcerative enteritis (Quail disease) in quail, chickens, and pheasants. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 155-159, 1985.

Berkhoff GA, et al. Etiology and pathogenesis of ulcerative enteritis ("quail disease"). Characterization of the causative anaerobe. Avian Dis. 18: 195-204, 1974. PubMed: 4828576

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