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Clostridium oroticum (Wachsman and Barker) Cato et al. (ATCC® 13619)

Strain Designations: [ATCC 25750, VPI 0565]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Zymobacterium oroticum Wachsman and Barker
Strain Designations [ATCC 25750, VPI 0565]
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 132: Zymobacterium medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor HC Friedmann
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- HC Friedmann <-- A. Kornberg

Cato EP, et al. Clostridium oroticum comb. nov. amended description. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 18: 9-13, 1968.

Wachsman JT, Barker HA. Characterization of an orotic acid fermenting bacterium, zymobacterium oroticum, nov. gen., nov. spec.. J. Bacteriol. 68: 400-404, 1954. PubMed: 13201543

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M59109 Clostridium oroticum 16S ribosomal RNA, complete gene.

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