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Lactobacillus fermentum Beijerinck (ATCC® 14931)

Strain Designations: B1 28 [NCIB 11840]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Classification Lactobacillales, Lactobacillaceae
Strain Designations B1 28 [NCIB 11840]
Produces serine dehydratase L-serine deaminase, L-serine dehydratase
Fermented beets
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 416: Lactobacilli MRS Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor PA Hansen
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- PA Hansen <-- Roy. Techn. Coll., Copenhagen <-- S. Orla-Jensen 28 (Betabacterium longum)
Fermented beets

Farias ME, et al. Purification and properties of L-serine dehydratase from Lactobacillus fermentum ATCC 14931. Curr. Microbiol. 22: 205-211, 1991.

Mem. Acad. R. Sci. Denmark, Sect. Sci. Biol. 2: 96, 1943.

Mem. Acad. R. Sci. Denmark, Sect. Sci. 8 Ser. 5: 177, 1919.

Rogosa M, Hansen PA. Nomenclatural considerations of certain species of Lactobacillus Beijerinck. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 177-186, 1971.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M58819 Lactobacillus fermentum 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB017345 Lactobacillus fermentum gene for 16S rRNA, partial sequence, strain:ATCC14931.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF080099 Lactobacillus fermentum 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; 16S-23S ribosomal RNA intergenic spacer region, complete sequence; and 23S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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