Escherichia coli (Migula) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 23716)

Strain Designations: EMG 2: K (lambda)  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Classification Enterobacteriaceae, Escherichia
Strain Designations EMG 2: K (lambda)
ELISA standard
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
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
Genotype K-12 wild type
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Genotype K-12 wild type
Name of Depositor RC Clowes
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RC Clowes <-- Microb. Genet. Res. Unit, London

German standard methods for the examination of water, waste water and sludge--Microbiological methods (group K) - Part 9: Determination of enterobacterial common antigen (ECA) for the detection of lactose-fermenting enterobacteriaceae (K 9). Berlin, Germany:Deutsches Institut fur Normung;DIN DIN 38411-9: 2001, 2001