Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Schroeter) Migula (ATCC® 700888)

Strain Designations: ERC1  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations ERC1
Used in biofilm studies
Industrial water system
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor The Center for Biofilm Engineering, Montana State Univ.
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- The Center for Biofilm Engineering, Montana State Univ. <-- WG Characklis
Industrial water system

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Standard Test Method for Quantification of a Pseudomonas aeruginosa Biofilm Grown with Shear and Continuous Flow Using a Rotating Disk Reactor. West Conshohocken, PA:ASTM International;ASTM Standard Test Method E 2196-07.