Chromobacterium pseudoviolaceum Kampfer et al. (ATCC® 7461)

Strain Designations: NCIB 8182 [NCTC 8683]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Chromobacterium violaceum Bergonzini
Strain Designations NCIB 8182 [NCTC 8683]
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor NCIMB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCIMB<<--W. Tobie <<--- M. Lewitus

Gilman JP. Studies on certain species of bacteria assigned to the genus Chromobacterium. J. Bacteriol. 65: 48-52, 1953. PubMed: 13022628

Sneath PH. Cultural and biochemical characteristics of the genus Chromobacterium. J. Gen. Microbiol. 15: 70-98, 1956. PubMed: 13357716

. . Iowa State J. Sci. 34: 243, 1960.

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