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Paenibacillus larvae (White) Ash et al. (ATCC® 49843)

Strain Designations: NRRL B-3685 [DSM 3615, NRS 1508; 670]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Bacillus pulvifaciens Nakamura
Strain Designations NRRL B-3685 [DSM 3615, NRS 1508; 670]
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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
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NRRL
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NRRL <-- N.R. Smith NRS 1508 <-- J.W. Rouatt <-- H. Katznelson 670
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Nakamura LK. Bacillus pulvifaciens sp. nov., nom. rev.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 410-412, 1984.

Validation list no. 52. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45: 197-198, 1995.

Ash C, et al. Molecular identification of rRNA group 3 bacilli (Ash, Farrow, Wallbanks and Collins) using a PCR probe test. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 64: 253-260, 1993. PubMed: 8085788

Heyndrickx M, et al. Reclassification of Paenibacillus (formerly Bacillus) pulvifaciens (Nakamura 1984) Ash et al. 1994, a later subjective synonym of Paenibacillus (formerly Bacillus) larvae (White 1906) Ash et al. 1994, as a suth emended descriptions of P. larvae as P. larvae subsp. larvae, and P. larvae subsp. pulvifaciens. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 270-279, 1996.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY030080 Paenibacillus larvae subsp. pulvifaciens 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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