Herpetosiphon giganteus (ATCC® 53756)

Strain Designations: NEB 198  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NEB 198
Produces methylase HgiAI
Produces restriction endonuclease HgiAI
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 1791: Herpetosiphon giganteus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor New England Biolabs, Inc.
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.

Lunnen KD, Wilson GG. Method for producing the HgiAI restriction endonuclease and methylase. US Patent 4,987,074 dated Jan 22 1991

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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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