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Arthrobacter aurescens Phillips (ATCC® 13344)

Strain Designations: 579 [NCIB 8912]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 579 [NCIB 8912]
Produces coproporphyrin III
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor AG Lochhead
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--AG Lochhead<<--H.J. Conn

Maruhashi K, et al. Process for producing coproporphyrin III. US Patent 4,334,021 dated Jun 8 1982

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

Phillips HC. Characterizatiion of the soil globiforme bacteria. Iowa State J. Sci. 27: 240-241, 1953.

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF214793 Arthrobacter aurescens RecA protein (recA) gene, partial cds.

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