Vibrio cholerae bacteriophage M-4 (ATCC® 51352-B4)

Strain Designations: M-4  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As M-4
Strain Designations M-4
Host Organism
Vibrio cholerae strain MAK 757 (ATCC 51352)
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 no
Eltor Group IX phage
Medium ATCC® Medium 129: Nutrient agar/stabs/broth with 0.5% NaCl
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor BL Sarkar

Chattopadhyay DJ, et al. New phage typing scheme for Vibrio cholerae O1 biotype El Tor strains. J. Clin. Microbiol. 31: 1579-1585, 1993. PubMed: 8315000

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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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