Weissella confusa (Holzapfel and Kandler) Collins et al. (ATCC® 14434)

Strain Designations: R-915-5  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Lactobacillus brevis (Orla-Jensen) Bergey et al.
Strain Designations R-915-5
Produces gum (dextran-like) from sucrose
Grass silage
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 no
Medium ATCC® Medium 416: Lactobacilli MRS Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor CW Langston
Grass silage

Langston CW, Bouma C. A study of the microorganisms from grass silage. II. The Lactobacilli. Appl. Microbiol. 8: 223-234, 1960.

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