Rhodobacter sphaeroides (van Niel) Imhoff et al. (ATCC® 21455)

Strain Designations: IFO 12203  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Rhodopseudomonas spheroides van Niel
Strain Designations IFO 12203
Application
Produces polyribonucleotide nucleotidyltransferase polynucleotide phosphorylase
Production of polynucleotide phosphorylase for the preparation of heteropolynucleotides used in inducing interferon in vivo and in vitro
Biotechnology
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 112: Van Niel's yeast agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor Takeda Chem. Ind., Ltd.
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished.
References

Yoneda M, et al. Interferon induction. US Patent 3,660,564 dated May 2, 1972.