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Bacillus subtilis (Ehrenberg) Cohn (ATCC® 35021)

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Strain Designations: 5230 [NRS 6]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Strain Designations 5230 [NRS 6]
Sterilization control
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.

Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Heat resistance
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor Travenol Laboratories
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- Travenol Laboratories <-- C.R. Schmidt 5230 <-- H.C. Curran 15mu

Odlaug TE, et al. Heat resistance and population stability of lyophilized Bacillus subtilis spores. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 41: 1374-1377, 1981.

Sterilization of health care products --- Biological indicators, Part 3: Biological indicators for moist heat sterilization processes. London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS EN ISO 11138-3:2006.

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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.
Basic Documentation
  1. Accessing genome sequencing data

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

  2. Criteria for reference quality genomes

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019