Serratia liquefaciens (Grimes and Hennerty) Bascomb et al. (ATCC® 27592)

Strain Designations: CDC 1284-57 [ATCC 12926]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations CDC 1284-57 [ATCC 12926]
Quality control strain
Type strain
Milk; Cork, Ireland
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® yes
Type Strain yes
Comments Produces follicle-stimulating hormone binding inhibitor (FSH-BI)
Also available as a component of ATCC GNI+ Organism set, 20-1001K.
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor WH Ewing
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- WH Ewing <-- M Grimes
Milk; Cork, Ireland

Ewing WH, et al. Biochemical characterization of Serratia liquefaciens (Grimes and Hennerty) Bascomb et al. (formerly Enterobacter liquefaciens) and Serratia rubidaea (Stapp) comb. nov. and designation of type and neotype strains. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 217-225, 1973.

Holmes B. Proposal to conserve the specific epithet liquefaciens over the specific epithet proteamaculans in the name of the organism currently known as Serratia liquefaciens (Grimes and Hennerty 1931) Bascomb et al. 1971. Request for an opinion. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 220-222, 1980.

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

Sluss PM, Reichert LE Jr.. Bacterial FSH binding inhibitor. US Patent 4,652,450 dated Mar 24 1987

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109623 Sequence 356 from Patent WO0123604.

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