Arcobacter skirrowii Vandamme et al. (ATCC® 51132)

Strain Designations: LMG 6621 [449/80, CCUG 10374, CIP 103538, CIP 103588, DSM 7302]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations LMG 6621 [449/80, CCUG 10374, CIP 103538, CIP 103588, DSM 7302]
Feces, animal
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 yes (type strain)
Name of Depositor Universiteit Gent - LMG
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--Universiteit Gent - LMG<<--CCUG 10374 (Campylobacter sp.) <<--- M. Skirrow 449/80 <<--- Loughborough
Feces, animal

Vandamme P, et al. Polyphasic taxonomic study of the emended genus Arcobacter with Arcobacter butzleri comb. nov. and Arcobacter skirrowii sp. nov., an aerotolerant bacterium isolated from veterinary specimens. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 344-356, 1992. PubMed: 1503968

type strain

feces of five-month-old lamb with history of diarrhea

ISO/CD 11133:2009, Annex E. Test microorganisms for commonly used culture media (giving information on the culture medium, culture conditions, test microorganisms, culture collection number of test organisms and the expected reactions)

Corry, JEL, Curtis, GDW and Baird, RM (Eds) Handbook of Culture Media for Food and Water Microbiology. Royal Society of Chemistry, In preparation. ICFMH-WPCM.

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AOBRRDB Arcobacter skirrowii 16S ribosomal RNA

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