Arthrobacter sp. (ATCC® 31263)

Strain Designations: FERM-P 3125  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Arthrobacter hyalinus
Strain Designations FERM-P 3125
Produces coproporphyrin III
Produces porphyrins
Produces uroporphyrin III
Produces vitamin B12 cobalamin, cobalamins
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 Nippon Oil Company, Ltd.
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.

Sato H, et al. Process for fermentatively producing vitamin B12. US Patent 4,119,492 dated Oct 10 1978

Maruhashi K, et al. Process for producing coproporphyrin III. US Patent 4,334,021 dated Jun 8 1982

Maruhashi K, et al. Process for producing uroporphyrin III. US Patent 4,370,415 dated Jan 25 1983

Kojima I, et al. Process for separating porphyrins. US Patent 4,436,663 dated Mar 13 1984

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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