Planomicrobium mcmeekinii (Junge et al.) Yoon et al.
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2. From a single tube of #2 broth (5 to 6 ml), withdraw approximately 0.5 to 1.0 ml with a Pasteur or 1.0 ml pipette. Rehydrate the pellet.
3. Aseptically transfer this aliquot back into the broth tube. Mix well.
4. Use several drops of the suspension to inoculate a second tube of broth, a slant, and/or plate.
5. Incubate tubes and plate at 26oC for 48 hours.
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Junge K, et al. Arthrobacter, Brachybacterium and Planococcus isolates identified from antarctic sea ice brine. Description of Planococcus mcmeekinii, sp. nov.. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 21: 306-314, 1998. PubMed: 9704115
Yoon JH, et al. Planomicrobium koreense gen. nov., sp. nov., a bacterium isolated from the Korean traditional fermented seafood jeotgal, and transfer of Planococcus okeanokoites (Nakagawa et al. 1996) and Planococcus mcmeekinii (Junge et al. 1998) to the genus Planomicrobium.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1511-1520, 2001. PubMed: 11491353