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Actinobaculum suis (Wegienek and Reddy) Lawson et al. (ATCC® 33144)

Strain Designations: 50052 [DSM 20639]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Corynebacterium suis Soltys and Spratling
Strain Designations 50052 [DSM 20639]
Swine cystitis
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)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor JG Wegienek, CA Reddy
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--JG Wegienek, CA Reddy<<--M.A. Soltys
Swine cystitis

Wegienek J, Reddy CA. Taxonomic study of "Corynebacterium suis" Soltys and Spratling: proposal of Eubacterium suis (nom. rev.) comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 218-228, 1982.

Ludwig W, et al. Phylogenetic evidence for the transfer of Eubacterium suis to the genus Actinomyces as Actinomyces suis comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 161-165, 1992. PubMed: 1371060

Lawson PA, et al. Characterization of some Actinomyces-like isolates from human clinical specimens: reclassification of Actinomyces suis (Soltys and Spratling) as Actinobaculum suis comb. nov. and description of Actinobaculum schaalii sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 899-903, 1997. PubMed: 9226926

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