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Bacillus licheniformis (Weigmann) Chester (ATCC® 9789)

Strain Designations: [AMNH 723, ATCC 102, ATCC 4527, ATCC 8243, ATCC 9800, NCTC 2586, NCTC 6346, NRS 243, NRS 978, W. Ford 1]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Bacillus subtilis (Ehrenberg) Cohn
Strain Designations [AMNH 723, ATCC 102, ATCC 4527, ATCC 8243, ATCC 9800, NCTC 2586, NCTC 6346, NRS 243, NRS 978, W. Ford 1]
Produces 2,3-butylene glycol 2,3-butanediol
Produces glycerol glycerin, glycerine
Produces penicillinase beta-lactamase I
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 no
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor GA Ledingham

Science 101: 245, 1945.

Duthie ES. The production of penicillinase by organisms of the subtilis group. Br. J. Exp. Pathol. 25: 96-100, 1944.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z50165 B.licheniformis thyBL gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X75604 B.licheniformis gene for signal peptidase.

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