Gluconobacter oxydans (Henneberg) De Ley (ATCC® 11894)

Strain Designations: NCIB 4943 [NCTC 4943]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Acetobacter capsulatus
Strain Designations NCIB 4943 [NCTC 4943]
Produces ropiness in beer
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1: Mannitol Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor NCIMB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCIMB<<--J.L. Shimwell

Shimwell JL. Study of a new species of Acetobacter (A. capsulatum) producing ropiness in beer and beer-wort. J. Inst. Brew. 42: 585-595, 1936.

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