Rhodococcus corynebacterioides (ATCC® 14898)

Strain Designations: [IFO 14404, NCIB 9433, NCTC 10391]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Corynebacterium rubrum Crowle
Strain Designations [IFO 14404, NCIB 9433, NCTC 10391]
Application
High lipid content in cells; useful as immunologic adjuvant
Isolation
Air contaminant of culture medium
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)
Comments
Taxonomy
High lipid content in cells; useful as immunologic adjuvant
Medium ATCC® Medium 45: Nutrient agar with maltose
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor AJ Crowle
Isolation
Air contaminant of culture medium
References

Serrano JA, et al. Physiological, chemical and ultrastructural characteristics of Corynebacterium rubrum. J. Gen. Microbiol. 70: 339-349, 1972. PubMed: 4556857

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

Crowle AJ. Corynebacterium rubrum nov. spec. A gram-positive nonacid-fast bacterium of unusually high lipid content. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 28: 183-192, 1962.

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