Arthrobacter pascens Lochhead and Burton (ATCC® 13346)

Strain Designations: B89 [CDA 858, IFO 12139, NCIB 8910]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations B89 [CDA 858, IFO 12139, NCIB 8910]
Produces porphyrins
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: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor AG Lochhead

Kojima I, et al. Process for separating porphyrins. US Patent 4,436,663 dated Mar 13 1984

Lochhead AG, Burton MO. An essential bacterial growth factor produced by microbial synthesis. Can. J. Bot. 31: 7-22, 1953.

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

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M85090 Arthobacter globiformis 23S rRNA gene insertion sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF214786 Arthrobacter pascens RecA protein (recA) gene, partial cds.

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