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Arthrobacter globiformis (Conn) Conn and Dimmick (ATCC® 8010)

Strain Designations: NRS 168 [DSM 20124, ICPB 3434, IMET 11240, NCIB 8907]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Achromobacter globiforme (Conn) Bergey
Strain Designations NRS 168 [DSM 20124, ICPB 3434, IMET 11240, NCIB 8907]
Produces coproporphyrin III
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Name of Depositor NR Smith
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NR Smith <-- HJ Conn (Bacterium globiforme)

Maruhashi K, et al. Process for producing coproporphyrin III. US Patent 4,334,021 dated Jun 8 1982

Conn HJ, Dimmick I. Soil bacteria similar in morphology to Mycobacterium and Corynebacterium. J. Bacteriol. 54: 291-303, 1947.

Newton GL, et al. Distribution of thiols in microorganisms: mycothiol is a major thiol in most actinomycetes. J. Bacteriol. 178: 1990-1995, 1996. PubMed: 8606174

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M16173 A.globiformis 5S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF214780 Arthrobacter globiformis RecA protein (recA) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U89690 Arthrobacter globiformis anthranilate synthase component I (trpE) gene, complete cds.

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