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Cutibacterium acnes Scholz and Kilian (ATCC® 11828)

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Strain Designations: 417/52 [VPI 0391]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Corynebacterium liquefaciens (Okabayashi and Masuo) Laneelle
Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Strain Designations 417/52 [VPI 0391]
Subcutaneous abscess
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Propionibacterium acnes ATCC 11828, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Cell wall and DNA analyses

Genome sequenced strain

Component of MSA-1002, MSA-1003, MSA-1005, MSA-2002, and MSA-2005.

Name of Depositor HP Seeliger
Subcutaneous abscess

Horvath, B et al. Genome Sequence of Propionibacterium acnes Type II Strain ATCC 11828. J. Bacteriol. 194: 202-203, 2012

Johnson JL, Cummins CS. Cell wall composition and deoxyribonucleic acid similarities among the anaerobic coryneforms, classical propionibacteria, and strains of Arachnia propionica. J. Bacteriol. 109: 1047-1066, 1972. PubMed: 5062339

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP003084.1 Propionibacterium acnes ATCC 11828, complete genome.

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  1. Accessing genome sequencing data

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

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    Date Updated: 9/30/2019