Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Schroeter) Migula (ATCC® 19582)

Strain Designations: NCTC 6749 [KM 760, NRRL B-997, Radlett]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Pseudomonas aeruginosa subsp. erythrogenes Sherris et al.
Strain Designations NCTC 6749 [KM 760, NRRL B-997, Radlett]
Disinfectant testing
Produces pyomelanin
Produces pyorubin
Testing disinfectants
Opportunistic pathogen research
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCTC<<--H. Schutze

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Method for estimation of concentration of disinfectants used in dirty conditions in hospitals by the modified Kelsey-Sykes test. London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS 6905:1987.