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Staphylococcus hyicus (Sompolinsky) Devriese et al. (ATCC® 11249)

Strain Designations: 1 [CCM 2368, NCTC 10350]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Micrococcus hyicus Sompolinsky
Strain Designations 1 [CCM 2368, NCTC 10350]
Pig with exudative epidermitis
Biosafety Level 2

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
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor D Sompolinsky
Pig with exudative epidermitis

Devriese LA, et al. Staphpylococcus hyicus (Sompolinsky 1953) comb. nov. and Staphylococcus hyicus subsp. chromogenes subsp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 28: 482-490, 1978.

Jones D, et al. Identity of Staphylococcus epidermidis. J. Bacteriol. 85: 62-67, 1963. PubMed: 14029448

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Sompolinsky D. De l'Impetigo contagiosa suis et du Micrococcus hycicus n. sp.. Schweiz. Arch. Tierheilkd. 95: 302-309, 1953.

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  • USDA APHIS VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. The Application Form VS 16-3 (Import controlled material import or transport organisms or vectors) must be submitted to USDA APHIS Veterinary Services to obtain the VS 16-6 or 16-6A permit.
  • 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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