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Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron (Distaso) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 29741)

Strain Designations: WAL 2926 [CIP 104207]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations WAL 2926 [CIP 104207]
Assay of cefoperazone
Assay of sulbactam
Quality control strain
Susceptibility testing
Quality control of cefoperazone-sulbactam
Quality control strain for BBL and Micro-Media products
Perforated appendix
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Name of Depositor TD Wilkins
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- TD Wilkins <-- VL Sutter
Perforated appendix

Barry AL, Jones RN. Criteria for disc susceptibility tests and quality control guidelines for the cefoperazone-sulbactam combination. J. Clin. Microbiol. 26: 13-17, 1988. PubMed: 3343304

Methods for Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing of Anaerobic Bacteria. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M11-A7.

Sensititre™ Anaerobe MIC Susceptibility. Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ Systems, Trek Diagnostic Systems.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

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  • 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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