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Corynebacterium afermentans subsp. afermentans Riegel et al. (ATCC® 51403)

Strain Designations: CIP 103499 [LCDC 88199]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations CIP 103499 [LCDC 88199]
Blood - human
Ottawa Canada
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor CIP
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CIP<<--P.E. Ewan LCDC 88199
Blood - human
Ottawa Canada

Riegel P, et al. Taxonomic study of Corynebacterium Group ANF-1 strains: Proposal of Corynebacterium afermentans sp. nov. containing the subspecies C. afermentans subsp. afermentans subsp. nov. and C. afermentans subsp. lipophilum subsp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 287-292, 1993. PubMed: 8494739

type strain

human blood, Ottawa

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X82054 C. afermentans 16S ribosomal DNA

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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