Eggerthella lenta (Eggerth) Wade et al. (ATCC® 43055)

Strain Designations: MSMC 77-67 [CIP 104211]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Eubacterium lentum (Eggerth) Prevot
Strain Designations MSMC 77-67 [CIP 104211]
Quality control strain
Susceptibility testing
Abdominal wound, Wisconsin
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1761: Modified chopped meat medium (ATCC medium 1490) plus 0.5% arginine
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10%CO2-10%H2
Name of Depositor RJ Zabransky
Abdominal wound, Wisconsin

Barry AL, Zabransky RJ. Eubacterium lentum ATCC 43055, a new reference strain for quality control of anaerobic susceptibility tests. J. Clin. Microbiol. 28: 2375-2376, 1990. PubMed: 2229368

Methods for Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing of Anaerobic Bacteria. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M11-A7.

Wade WG, et al. The family Coriobacteriaceae: reclassification of Eubacterium exiguum (Poco et al. 1996) and Peptostreptococcus heliotrinreducens (Lanigan 1976) as Slackia exigua gen. nov., comb. nov. and Slackia heliotrinireducens gen. nov., comb. nov., and Eubacteriumlentum (Prevot 1938) as Eggerthella lenta gen. nov., comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 595-600, 1999. PubMed: 10319481

Sensititre™ Anaerobe MIC Susceptibility. Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ Systems, Trek Diagnostic Systems.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109565 Sequence 298 from Patent WO0123604.