Escherichia coli (Migula) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® BAA-1882)

Strain Designations: FRIK966  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Classification Enterobacteriaceae, Escherichia
Strain Designations FRIK966
Bovine feces
By CW Kaspar
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
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype O157:H7
Genome sequenced strain
O157:h7 bovine Lineage II isolate
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor S Dowd
Bovine feces
By CW Kaspar

Dowd SE, Ishizaki H. Microarray based comparison of two Escherichia coli O157:H7 lineages. BMC Microbiol. 6:30, 2006. PubMed: 16539702

Dowd SE, Williams JB. Comparison of Shiga-like toxin II expression between two genetically diverse lineages of Escherichia coli O157:H7. J. Food Prot. 71(8): 1673-1678, 2008. PubMed: 18724763

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ACXN01000000 Escherichia coli O157:H7 str. FRIK966, whole genome shotgun sequencing project