Escherichia coli (Migula) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 4157)

Strain Designations: NCTC 86 (original Escherich strain) [ICPB 2867, NCIB 86]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Classification Enterobacteriaceae, Escherichia
Strain Designations NCTC 86 (original Escherich strain) [ICPB 2867, NCIB 86]
Application
Quality control strain for Sensititre products.
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® yes
Type Strain no
Comments
Contains both smooth and rough colonies
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC