Klebsiella oxytoca (Flugge) Lautrop (ATCC® 8724)

Strain Designations: NRRL B-199 [BUCSAV 143, CCM 1901, NCDC 380-68, NCIB 8017, NCIB 8521, NRC 474]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Aerobacter aerogenes Hormaeche and Edwards
Strain Designations NRRL B-199 [BUCSAV 143, CCM 1901, NCDC 380-68, NCIB 8017, NCIB 8521, NRC 474]
Produces 2,3-butylene glycol 2,3-butanediol and 2,3-butanediol from xylose.
Quality control strain for Roche Diagnostics products.
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NRRL

Jansen NB, et al. Production of 2,3-butanediol from D-xylose by Klebsiella oxytoca ATCC 8724. Biotechnol. Bioeng. 26: 362-369, 1984.

Jansen NB, et al. Application of bioenergetics to modelling the microbial conversion of D-xylose to 2, 3-butanediol. Biotechnol. Bioeng. 26: 573-582, 1984.

Biochem. J. 41: 389, 1947.

J. Appl. Bacteriol. 22: 57, 1959.

J. Appl. Bacteriol. 23: 37-52, 1960.

. . J. Soc. Chem. Ind. 66: 216, 1947.

. . Can. J. Res. F24: 1, 107, 1946.

Sensititre™ Automated Gram Negative ID. Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ Systems, Trek Diagnostic Systems.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF017781 Klebsiella oxytoca diol dehydratase-reactivating factor large subunit (ddrA) and small subunit (ddrB) 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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