Caulobacter vibrioides Henrici and Johnson (ATCC® 19089)

Strain Designations: CB 15 [CIP 103742]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Caulobacter crescentus Poindexter
Strain Designations CB 15 [CIP 103742]
Bacteriophage host
Pond water
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Caulobacter crescentus CB15, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 36: Caulobacter medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor JM Schmidt
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- JM Schmidt <-- J Stove CB 15
Pond water

Abraham WR, et al. Phylogeny and polyphasic taxonomy of Caulobacter species. Proposal of Maricaulis gen. nov. with Maricaulis maris (Poindexter) comb. nov. as the type species, and emended description of the genera Brevundimonas and Caulobacter. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 1053-1073, 1999. PubMed: 10425763

Anderson DK, Newton A. Posttranscriptional regulation of Caulobacter flagellin genes by a late flagellum assembly checkpoint. J. Bacteriol. 179: 2281-2288, 1997. PubMed: 9079914

Moore RL, et al. Deoxyribonucleic acid homology among the caulobacters. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 28: 349-353, 1978.

Poindexter JS. Biological properties and classification of the Caulobacter group. Bacteriol. Rev. 28: 231-295, 1964. PubMed: 14220656

Schmidt JM, Stanier RY. Isolation and characterization of bacteriophages active against stalked bacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 39: 95-107, 1965. PubMed: 14328417

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ227757 Caulobacter crescentus DNA for 16S ribosomal RNA, strain CB15 (ATCC 19089).

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE005673 Caulobacter crescentus CB15, complete genome.

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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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