Clostridium sporogenes (Metchnikoff) Bergey et al. (ATCC® CRM-11437)

Strain Designations: L.S. McClung 2006  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Clostridium sporogenes (Metchnikoff) Bergey et al.
Strain Designations L.S. McClung 2006

For use in testing and calibration in ISO 17025 accredited laboratories, to challenge assay performance, validate or compare test methods, and to establish sensitivity, linearity and specificity during assay validation or implementation. ISO Guide 34:2009

Media testing

Sterility testing
Plant, cotton
Type Strain no
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 +2°C to +8°C, low humidity, for freeze-dried cultures
Intended Use

Certified Reference Material produced under an ISO Guide 34:2009 accredited process.


    ACLASS Accredited Reference Material Producer AR-1384

Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments Certificates of Analysis are available electronically at, or by hardcopy upon request.

Certified Reference Material produced under an ISO Guide 34:2009 accredited process.


Medium ATCC® Medium 2107: Modified Reinforced Clostridial Agar/Broth Medium (pre-reduced)
ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% CO2-10% H2
Name of Depositor HD Vera
Plant, cotton

US Food & Drug Administration. GENERAL BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS STANDARDS; General Provisions; Sterility Code of Federal Regulations Title 21: 21CFR610.12, Subpart B, 2005

Supplemental assay method for testing for preservative interference with sterility tests. :US Department of Agriculture;USDA, Center for Veterinary Biologics STSAM0903.01, 1999

Sterility test, Growth promotion test. Tokyo, Japan:Japanese Pharmacopoeia;JP JP14e.part I.54.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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