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Psychrobacter urativorans Bowman et al. (ATCC® 15174)

Strain Designations: B-57 [ACAM 534, ATCC 11052, ATCC 12226, CCM 900, CCUG 4982, DSM 20429, NCIB 11372]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Micrococcus cryophilus McLean et al.
Strain Designations B-57 [ACAM 534, ATCC 11052, ATCC 12226, CCM 900, CCUG 4982, DSM 20429, NCIB 11372]
Animal-derived foodstuff
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)
Phospholipid turnover during temperature adaptation
Growth at elevated temperatures
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 10.0°C
Name of Depositor RA McLean
Animal-derived foodstuff

Bisset KA. The cytology of Micrococcus cryophilus. J. Bacteriol. 67: 41-44, 1954. PubMed: 13117809

McLean RA, et al. Micrococcus cryophilus, spec. nov.; a large coccus especially suitable for cytologic study. J. Bacteriol. 62: 723-728, 1951. PubMed: 14907624

Juni E, Heym GA. Psychrobacter immobilis gen. nov., sp. nov.: Genospecies composed of gram-negative, aerobic, oxidase-positive Coccobacilli. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 388-391, 1986.

Gray RJ, Jackson H. Growth and macromolecular composition of a psychrophile, Micrococcus cryophilus, at elevated temperatures. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 39: 497-504, 1973. PubMed: 4543057

. . Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 40: 1106-1114, 1980.

McLean RA. Micrococcus cryophilus is not flagellated. J. Bacteriol. 87: 1258-1259, 1964. PubMed: 5874547

McGibbon L, Russell NJ. The turnover of phospholipids in the psychrophilic bacterium Micrococcus cryophilus during adaptation to changes in growth temperature. J. Gen. Microbiol. 131: 2293-2302, 1985.

Cavanagh J, et al. Novel Psychrobacter species from Antarctic ornithogenic soils. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 841-848, 1996. PubMed: 8863407

type strain

fresh pork sausage

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U46141 Psychrobacter uratovorans ATCC 15174 16S ribosomal RNA gene.

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