Veillonella parvula (Veillon and Zuber) Mays et al. (ATCC® 10790)

Strain Designations: [ATCC 17742, Te 3]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations [ATCC 17742, Te 3]
Quality control strain for BBL products.
Intestinal tract
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.

Antigenic Properties Serogroup VI
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® yes
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes
Antigenic Properties Serogroup VI
Genome sequencing strain.
Medium ATCC® Medium 1252: Reinforced Clostridial medium (Oxoid CM149) with sodium lactate (60% solution) at a concentration of 1.5%
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% CO2-10% H2
Name of Depositor JE Faber
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- JE Faber <-- A Prevot Te 3
Intestinal tract

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Rogosa M. The genus Veillonella. I. General cultural, ecological, and biochemical considerations. J. Bacteriol. 87: 162-170, 1964. PubMed: 14102850

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Weaver JR, Pattee PA. Inducible resistance to erythromycin in Staphylococcus aureus. J. Bacteriol. 87: 574-580, 1964. PubMed: 14208490

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX111498 Sequence 2231 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ABVB01000000 Veillonella parvula DSM 2008, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.