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Clostridium bolteae (ATCC® BAA-613)

Strain Designations: WAL 16351 [CCUG 46953]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations WAL 16351 [CCUG 46953]
Feces, human, June, 2000
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.

Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions 2°C to 8°C
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes (Sydney M Finegold, personal communication)
This strain has been sequenced as a reference genome for the NIH Human Microbiome Project.
Name of Depositor SM Finegold, Y Song
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
S M Finegold
Feces, human, June, 2000
Year of Origin 2000

Sydney M Finegold, personal communication

Song Y, et al. Clostridium bolteae sp. nov., isolated from human sources. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 26(1): 84-89, 2003. PubMed: 12747414

Sydney M Finegold, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ABCC02000000 Clostridium bolteae ATCC BAA-613, whole genome shotgun sequencing project

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ508452 Clostridium boltei partial 16S rRNA gene, strain 16351

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