Arthrobacter woluwensis Funke et al.
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2. Using a single tube of #44 broth (5 to 6 ml), withdraw approximately 0.5 to 1.0 ml with a Pasteur or 1.0 ml pipette. Rehydrate the entire pellet.
3. Aseptically transfer this aliquot back into the broth tube. Mix well.
4. Use several drops of the suspension to inoculate a #260 agar slant and/or plate.
5. Incubate the tubes and plate at 37oC for 48 hours.
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Funke G, et al. Isolation of Arthrobacter spp. from clinical specimens and description of Arthrobacter cumminsii sp. nov. and Arthrobacter woluwensis sp. nov.. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 2356-2363, 1996. PubMed: 8880479
Validation list no. 60. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 242, 1997.
human blood, Louvain