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Prevotella buccae (Holdeman et al.) Shah and Collins (ATCC® 33574)

Strain Designations: VPI D3A-6  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides buccae Holdeman et al.
Strain Designations VPI D3A-6
Isolation Human oral cavity - gingival crevice with moderate periodontitis
Biosafety Level 2

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
Outer membrane structure
Medium ATCC® Medium 593: Chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor LV Holdeman
Isolation Human oral cavity - gingival crevice with moderate periodontitis

Holdeman LV, et al. Bacteroides oris and Bacteroides buccae, new species from human periodontitis and other human infections. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 125-131, 1982.

Shah HN, Collins DM. Prevotella, a new genus to include Bacteroides melaninogenicus and related species formerly classified in the genus Bacteroides. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 205-208, 1990. PubMed: 2223612

Kerosuo E, et al. Hexagonal periodicity in the outer membrane of Bacteroides buccae. J. Gen. Microbiol. 133: 2217-2224, 1987. PubMed: 3327917

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16477 Prevotella buccae ATCC 33574 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

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