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Acinetobacter junii Bouvet and Grimont (ATCC® 17908)

Strain Designations: NCTC 10307 [2723/59, DSM 6964, NCDC KC 716, P. Baumann 10]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Achromobacter citroalcaligenes Mannheim and Stenzel
Strain Designations NCTC 10307 [2723/59, DSM 6964, NCDC KC 716, P. Baumann 10]
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Referred to as the type strain of Achromobacter citroalcaligenes
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- W. Stenzel 2723/59

Int. Bull. Bacteriol. Nomencl. Taxon. 13: 195-200, 1963.

Mannheim W, Stenzel W. Zur Systematik der obligat aeroben gramnegativen Diplobakterien des Menschen. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., I Abt., Orig. 186: 55-83, 1962.

Bouvet PJ, Grimont PA. Taxonomy of the genus Acinetobacter with the recognition of Acinetobacter baumannii sp. nov., Acinetobacter haemolyticus sp. nov., Acinetobacter johnsonii sp. nov., and Acinetobacter junii sp. nov. and emended descriptions of Acinetobacter calcoaceticus and Acinetobacter lwoffii. Int J Syst Bacteriol 36: 228-240, 1986.

Baumann P, et al. A study of the Moraxella group. II. Oxidative-negative species (genus Acinetobacter). J. Bacteriol. 95: 1520-1541, 1968. PubMed: 5650064

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z93438 Acinetobacter sp. 16S rRNA gene (strain ATCC 17908).

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB008693 Acinetobacter junii DNA for DNA gyrase subunit B, partial cds, strain CIP 64.5.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D73416 Acinetobacter junii gene for DNA gyrase subunit B protein, C terminal side, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D73431 Acinetobacter junii gene for DNA gyrase subunit B protein, N terminal side, partial cds.

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