Prevotella brevis Bryant et al. (ATCC® 19188)

Strain Designations: GA 33 [JCM 9506]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As Bacteroides ruminicola subsp. brevis Bryant et al.
Strain Designations GA 33 [JCM 9506]
Produces succinic acid
Biosafety Level 2

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 yes (type strain of Bacteroides ruminicola subsp. brevis)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1703: Chopped meat carbohydrates with rumen fluid
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor MP Bryant

Datta R. Process for the production of succinic acid by anaerobic fermentation. US Patent 5,143,833 dated Sep 1 1992

Bryant MP, et al. Bacteroides ruminicola n. sp. and Succinimonas amylolytica; the new genus and species; species of succinic acid-producing anaerobic bacteria of the bovine rumen. J. Bacteriol. 76: 15-23, 1958. PubMed: 13563384

Bladen HA, et al. A study of bacterial species of the rumen which produce ammonia from protein hydrolysate. Appl. Microbiol. 9: 175-180, 1961.

Bryant MP, Robinson IM. Some nutritional characteristics of predominant culturable ruminal bacteria. J. Bacteriol. 84: 605-614, 1962. PubMed: 14016429

Pittman KA, Bryant MP. Peptides and other nitrogen sources for growth of Bacteroides ruminicola. J. Bacteriol. 88: 401-410, 1964. PubMed: 14203357

. . J. Dairy Sci. 36: 218-224, 1953.

McBride BC, Robinson IM. Apparent incorporation of ammonia and amino acid carbon during growth of selected species of ruminal bacteria. J. Dairy Sci. 46: 150-154, 1963.

White DC, et al. Cytochrome linked fermentation in Bacteroides ruminicola. J. Bacteriol. 84: 822-828, 1962. PubMed: 14000291

Avgustin G, et al. Phenotypic diversity among ruminal isolates of Prevotella ruminicola: proposal of Prevotella brevis sp. nov., Prevotella bryantii sp. nov., and Prevotella albensis sp. nov. and redifinition of Prevotella ruminicola. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 284-288, 1997. PubMed: 9103611

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

type strain of Bacteroides ruminicola subsp. brevis

bovine rumen

type strain of Bacteroides ruminicola subsp. brevis