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Vibrio harveyi (Johnson and Shunk) Baumann et al. (ATCC® 14126)

Strain Designations: [NCMB 1280]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Photobacterium harveyi (Johnson and Shunk) Breed and Lessel
Strain Designations [NCMB 1280]
Application Produces restriction endonuclease VhaI
Dead, luminescing amphipod (Talorchestia sp.), Woods Hole, MA
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 yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 101: Photobacterium broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor FH Johnson
Dead, luminescing amphipod (Talorchestia sp.), Woods Hole, MA

Baumann P, et al. Reevaluation of the taxonomy of Vibrio, Beneckea, and Photobacterium: abolition of the genus Beneckea. Curr. Microbiol. 4: 127-132, 1980.

Hendrie MS, et al. The identification, taxonomy and classification of luminous bacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 64: 151-169, 1970.

Int. Bull. Bacteriol. Nomencl. Taxon. 12: 77, 1962.

Johnson FH, Shunk IV. An interesting new species of luminous bacteria. J. Bacteriol. 31: 585-592, 1936.

Roberts RJ. Restriction and modification enzymes and their recognition sequences. Nucleic Acids Res. 13: r165-r200, 1985. PubMed: 2987885

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Validation list no. 6. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 31: 215-218, 1981.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D11205 Vibiro harveyi 16S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X56578 V.harveyi 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X74706 V.harveyi (ATCC 14126T) gene for 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB047588 Vibrio harveyi rnpB, ORF1, ORF2 genes, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M29762 V.harveyi Arg-tRNA, two Pro-tRNA and two His-tRNA genes.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D14674 Vibrio harveyi gene for NADH:FMN oxidoreductase, complete cds.

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