Mycobacterium diernhoferi (Bonicke and Juhasz) Tsukamura et al. (ATCC® 8458)

Strain Designations: NCTC 2875 [IFO 3707, NRRL B-1051]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As "Protaminobacter alboflavus" den Dooren de Jong
Strain Designations NCTC 2875 [IFO 3707, NRRL B-1051]
Reduces 3-methoxy-8(14)-seco-1,3,5(10),9(11)-estratetraene-14,17-dione
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 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCTC<<--L.E. den Dooren de Jong (Protaminophagous bacterium 28)

Gibian H, et al. Production of optically active antipodes. US Patent 3,562,112 dated Feb 9 1971

den Dooren de Jong LE. Uber protaminophage Bakterien. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., II Abt. 71: 193-232, 1927.

Takeuchi M, et al. Taxonomy of "Protaminobacter alboflavus": reclassification as Mycobacterium diernhoferi. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 36: 195-202, 1990.

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