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Caulobacter henricii Poindexter (ATCC® 15253)

Strain Designations: CB 4  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations CB 4
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)
Medium ATCC® Medium 36: Caulobacter medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic 
Name of Depositor JL Stove

Poindexter JS. Biological properties and classification of the Caulobacter group. Bacteriol. Rev. 28: 231-295, 1964. PubMed: 14220656

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

freshwater pond

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ007805 Caulobacter henricii 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ227758 Caulobacter henricii DNA for 16S ribosomal RNA, strain ATCC 15253(T).

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