Acinetobacter baumannii Bouvet and Grimont (ATCC® 15473)

Strain Designations: PCI 1788 [R. Hugh 2287]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Herellea sp.
Strain Designations PCI 1788 [R. Hugh 2287]
Produces cephalosporinase beta-lactamase II
Produces penicillinase beta-lactamase I
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 no
Comments Formerly Acinetobacter sp.
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor FDA
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- FDA <-- T.W. Chang <-- Boston City Hosp.

Hugh R, Reese R. A comparison of 120 strains of Bacterium anitratum Schaub and Hauber with the type strain of this species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 18: 207-229, 1968.