Clostridium histolyticum (Weinberg and Seguin) Bergey et al. (ATCC® 19401)

Strain Designations: NCTC 503  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations NCTC 503
Quality control strain
Control strain for anaerobe identification
Quality control strain for API products
Gas gangrene
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 yes
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCT <-- M Robertson <-- M Weinberg
Gas gangrene

US General Services Administration Test kit, anaerobe identification. Washington, DC:US General Services Administration;Commercial Item Description A-A-51238, 1985

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110033 Sequence 766 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M59094 Clostridium histolyticum 16S ribosomal RNA.