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Staphylococcus saccharolyticus (Foubert and Douglas) Kilpper-Balz and Schleifer (ATCC® 14953)

Strain Designations: VPI 5661  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations VPI 5661
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 1490: Modified chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor WE Moore
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- WE Moore <--E.L. Foubert S1 <-- S.A.E. Gunter

Foubert EL Jr., Douglas HC. Studies on the anaerobic micrococci. I. Taxonomic considerations. J Bacteriol 56: 25-34, 1948.

Validation list no. 13. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 91-92, 1984.

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

Takahata M, Nishino T. Antibacterial activities of tosufloxacin against anaerobic bacteria and the electron micrograph of its bactericidal effects. Chemotherapy 43: 153-158, 1997. PubMed: 9142454

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L37602 Staphylococcus saccharolyticus 16S ribosomal RNA (16S rRNA) gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U02922 Staphylococcus saccharolyticus ATCC 14953 16S rRNA gene, partial sequence.

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