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Acinetobacter guillouiae Nemec et al. (ATCC® 11171)

Strain Designations: NCIB 8250 [P. Baumann 94, CCUG 2491, CIP 63.46, DSM 590, LMG 988]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Acinetobacter sp. genomospecies 11
Strain Designations NCIB 8250 [P. Baumann 94, CCUG 2491, CIP 63.46, DSM 590, LMG 988]
Sewage, containing gas-works effluent
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 Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Comments Breakdown of aromatic ring compounds
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCIMB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCIMB <-- W.C. Evans (Vibrio O1 of Happold and Key)
Sewage, containing gas-works effluent

Nature 168: 772, 1951.

J. Gen. Microbiol. 27: 107-119, 1962.

Bouvet PJ, Grimont PA. Taxonomy of the genus Acinetobacter with the recognition of Acinetobacter baumannii sp. nov., Acinetobacter haemolyticus sp. nov., Acinetobacter johnsonii sp. nov., and Acinetobacter junii sp. nov. and emended descriptions of Acinetobacter calcoaceticus and Acinetobacter lwoffii. Int J Syst Bacteriol 36: 228-240, 1986.

Baumann P, et al. A study of the Moraxella group. II. Oxidative-negative species (genus Acinetobacter). J. Bacteriol. 95: 1520-1541, 1968. PubMed: 5650064

Nemec A, et al. Acinetobacter bereziniae sp. nov. and Acinetobacter guillouiae sp. nov., to accommodate Acinetobacter genomic species 10 and 11, respectively. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 60(Pt 4): 896-903, 2010. PubMed: 19661501

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z93444 A.radioresistens 16S rRNA gene (strain ATCC 11171).

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB008690 Acinetobacter sp. DNA for DNA gyrase subunit B, partial cds, strain CIP 63.46.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D73422 Acinetobacter sp. gene for DNA gyrase subunit B protein, C terminal side, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D73437 Acinetobacter sp. gene for DNA gyrase subunit B protein, N terminal side, partial cds.

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