Bacillus alcalophilus Vedder (ATCC® 27647)

Strain Designations: NCTC 4553 [NCIB 9772]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations NCTC 4553 [NCIB 9772]
Feces, human
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 688: Nutrient agar with pH adjusted to 8.0
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- A Vedder
Feces, human

Vedder A. Bacillus alcalophilus n. sp.; benevens enkele ervaringen met sterk alcalische voedingsbodems. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 1: 141-147, 1934.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Boyer EW, et al. Bacillus alcalophilus subsp. halodurans subsp. nov., an alkaline-amylase-producing, alkalophilic organism. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 238-242, 1973.