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Spirochaeta dissipatitropha Pikuta et al. 2009 (ATCC® BAA-1083)

Strain Designations: ASpC2  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Spirochaeta californiensis
Strain Designations ASpC2
California, United States
isolation date: April, 2004
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 (Elena Pikuta, personal communication)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2311: Spirochaeta americana medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic; 80% N2-20% CO2
Name of Depositor E Pikuta
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
California, United States
isolation date: April, 2004
Year of Origin 2004

Owen's Lake, California

Elena Pikuta, personal communication

Pikuta EV, et al. Spirochaeta dissipatitropha sp. nov., an alkaliphilic, obligately anaerobic bacterium, and emended description of the genus Spirochaeta Ehrenberg 1835. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 59(Pt 7): 1798-1804, 2009. PubMed: 19578151

Elena Pikuta, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY995150 Spirochaeta sp. ASpC-2 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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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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