Aliivibrio fischeri (Beijerinck) Urbanczyk et al. (ATCC® 700601)

Strain Designations: ES114  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Vibrio fischeri (Beijerinck) Lehmann and Neumann
Verified By Sanger Sequencing
Strain Designations ES114
Used in symbiosis studies
Light organ of the sepiolid squid, Euprymna scolopes, Kane'ohe Bay, O'ahu, Hawaii, 1988
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
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor E Ruby
Special Collection ATCC
Light organ of the sepiolid squid, Euprymna scolopes, Kane'ohe Bay, O'ahu, Hawaii, 1988
Year of Origin 1988

Ruby EG, et al. Complete genome sequence of Vibrio fischeri: A symbiotic bacterium with pathogenic congeners. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 102: 2005.

Visick KL, Ruby EG. The periplasmic, group III catalase of Vibrio fischeri is required for normal symbiotic competence and is induced both by oxidative stress and by approach to stationary phase. J. Bacteriol. 180: 2087-2092, 1998. PubMed: 9555890

Visick KG, Ruby EG. Construction and symbiotic competence of a luxA-deletion mutant of Vibrio fischeri. Gene 175: 89-94, 1996. PubMed: 8917081

Ruby EG, Asato LM. Growth and flagellation of Vibrio fischeri during initiation of the sepiolid squid light organ symbiosis. Arch. Microbiol. 159: 160-167, 1993. PubMed: 8439236

Boettcher KJ, Ruby EG. Depressed light emmission by symbiotic Vibrio fischeri of the sepiolid squid Euprymna scolopes. J. Bacteriol. 172: 3701-3706, 1990. PubMed: 2163384

Edward Ruby, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000020 Vibrio fischeri ES114 chromosome I, complete sequence

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