Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. pneumoniae (Schroeter) Trevisan (ATCC® 13882)

Strain Designations: NCTC 8172 [C37, IFO 13541, NCDC 388-68]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Klebsiella aerogenes Bascomb et al.
Strain Designations NCTC 8172 [C37, IFO 13541, NCDC 388-68]
Application Quality control strain
Quality control strain for Autobac products
Respiratory research
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.

Antigenic Properties Type 64
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 no
Antigenic Properties Type 64
Suggested neotype of Klebsiella aerogenes
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- E. Taylor C37

Cowan ST, et al. A classification of the Klebsiella group. J. Gen. Microbiol. 23: 601-612, 1960. PubMed: 13696095

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X51479 Klebsiella pneumoniae cit(+) gene for citrate carrier protein.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X79817 K.pneumoniae (ATCC 13882) citC, citD, citE, citF, citG, dapB genes.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M96436 Klebsiella pneumoniae oxaloacetate decarboxylase (oadB) gene, 3' end.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M26289 K.pneumoniae oxaloacetate decarboxylase gamma-chain gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M26290 K.pneumoniae oxaloacetate decarboxylase beta-chain gene (oadB) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M83146 Klebsiella pneumoniae sodium-dependent citrate carrier protein (citS) and oxaloacetate decarboxylase gamma-subunit genes, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U31464 Klebsiella pneumoniae citrate fermentation regulatory genes: sensor kinase CitA (citA), response regulator CitB (citB) and transcriptional regulator LtrA (ltrA) genes, complete cds.

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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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