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Simplicispira metamorpha (Terasaki) Grabovich et al. (ATCC® 15280)

Strain Designations: [IFO 12012, NCIB 9509]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Spirillum metamorphum Terasaki
Strain Designations [IFO 12012, NCIB 9509]
Putrid infusion of a freshwater shellfish
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 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor Y Terasaki
Putrid infusion of a freshwater shellfish

Terasaki Y. On two new species of Spiriullum. Bot. Mag. Tokyo 74: 220-227, 1961.

. . Bull. Suzugamine Women's Coll. Nat. Sci. 9: 1-14, 1962.

Hylemon PB, et al. The genus Spirillum: a taxonomic study. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 23: 340-380, 1973.

Beveridge TJ, Murray RG. Surface arrays on the cell wall of Spirillum metamorphum. J. Bacteriol. 124: 1529-1544, 1975. PubMed: 1194243

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

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