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Escherichia coli (Migula) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® BAA-460)

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Strain Designations: RIMD 0509952 [Sakai]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Classification Enterobacteriaceae, Escherichia
Strain Designations RIMD 0509952 [Sakai]
Enteric Research
Human feces, 1996, Sakai City Institute of Public Health, Japan
Biosafety Level 2

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.

Antigenic Properties Serotype O157:H7
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

Escherichia coli O157:H7, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype O157:H7
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor M Yoh, T Honda
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- M Yoh, T Honda <-- Sakai City Institute of Public Health, Japan
Human feces, 1996, Sakai City Institute of Public Health, Japan
Year of Origin 1996

Hayashi T, et al. Complete genome sequence of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7 and genomic comparison with a laboratory strain K-12. DNA Res. 8: 11-22, 2001. PubMed: 11258796

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : NC_002695 Escherichia coli O157:H7, complete genome.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : BA000007 Escherichia coli O157:H7 str. Sakai DNA, complete genome

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Basic Documentation
  1. Accessing genome sequencing data

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

  2. Criteria for reference quality genomes

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019