Escherichia coli (Migula) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 11775)

Strain Designations: NCTC 9001  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Classification Enterobacteriaceae, Escherichia
Strain Designations NCTC 9001
Application
Control Culture
Detection of aerosols
Media testing
Quality control strain
Reference material
Quality control strain for API products
Water testing
Isolation
Urine
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
Antigenic Properties Serovar O1:K1:H7
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
Antigenic Properties Serovar O1:K1:H7
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- F Kaufmann U 5/41
Isolation
Urine
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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF052254 Escherichia coli DNA gyrase A (gyrA) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110211 Sequence 944 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX110241 Sequence 974 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X80725 E.coli (ATCC 11775T) gene for 16S rRNA.