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Eubacterium desmolans Morris et al. (ATCC® 43058)

Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Feces, animal
New York, United States
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 1515: Py-inositol (ATCC medium 1524) with 10 g i-inositol per liter of medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor VD Bokkenheuser
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--VD Bokkenheuser<<--G. Morris
Feces, animal
New York, United States

Morris GN, et al. Eubacterium desmolans sp. nov., a steroid desmolse-producing species from cat fecal flora. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 183-186, 1986.

type strain

cat feces

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L34618 Eubacterium desmolans 16S ribosomal RNA.

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