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Myroides odoratus (Stutzer) Vancanney et al. (ATCC® 4651)

Strain Designations: [CCUG 7321, CIP 103105, DSM 2801, IFO 14945, JCM 7458, LMG 1233, NCTC 11036]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Flavobacterium odoratum Stutzer
Strain Designations [CCUG 7321, CIP 103105, DSM 2801, IFO 14945, JCM 7458, LMG 1233, NCTC 11036]
Produces 5'-nucleotides.
Quality control strain.
Quality control strain for API 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® no
Type Strain yes (type strain of Flavobacterium odoratum, IJSEM 30: 225-420, 1980)
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor DH Bergey
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- DH Bergey <-- M Stutzer

Mitsugi K, et al. Process for preparing 5'-nucleotides. US Patent 3,296,087 dated Jan 3 1967

Holmes B, et al. Revised description, from clinical isolates, of Flavobacterium odoratum Stutzer and Kwaschnina 1929, and designation of the neotype strain. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 27: 330-336, 1977.

Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. 102: 219-225, 1929.

Vancanneyt M, et al. Reclassification of Flavobacterium odoratum (Stutzer 1929) strains to a new genus, Myroides, as Myroides odoratus comb. nov. and Myroides odoratimimus sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 926-932, 1996.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

type strain of Flavobacterium odoratum, IJSEM 30: 225-420, 1980

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M62807 F.odoratum large subunit ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M58777 Flavobacterium odoratum 16S ribosomal RNA.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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