Rubrivivax sp. (ATCC® 55304)

Strain Designations: ATH 2.4.1  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Rhodobacter sphaeroides (van Niel) Imhoff et al.
Strain Designations ATH 2.4.1
Application
Produces lipopolysaccharide
Production of a lipopolysaccharide for stimulating animal immune systems
Biotechnology
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
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
Redeposit of ATCC 17023 for patent purposes.
Medium ATCC® Medium 550: R 8 A H medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor Wisconsin Alumni Res. Fndn.
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
References

Takayama KK, Quershi N. Method of stimulating the immune systems of animals and compositions useful therefor. US Patent 5,158,939 dated Oct 27 1992