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Saccharopolyspora rectivirgula (Krasil'nikov and Agre) Korn-Wendisch et al. (ATCC® 15347)

Strain Designations: A 94 [NCIB 9984]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Thermopolyspora polyspora Henssen
Strain Designations A 94 [NCIB 9984]
Moldy hay, England
Biosafety Level 2

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 of Micropolyspora faeni)
Source of farmer's lung disease antigen
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 50.0°C
Name of Depositor PH Gregory
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--PH Gregory<<--M. Lacey
Moldy hay, England

Corbaz RL, et al. Thermophilic and mesophilic actinomycetes in mouldy hay. J. Gen. Microbiol. 32: 449-454, 1963. PubMed: 14058995

Pepys J, et al. Farmer's lung. Thermophilic actinomycetes as a source of "Farmers lung hay" antigen. Lancet 2: 607-611, 1963. PubMed: 14054440

Cross T, et al. The thermophilic actinomycetes in mouldy hay: Micropolyspora faeni sp. nov.. J. Gen. Microbiol. 50: 351-359, 1968. PubMed: 5652070

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

type strain of Micropolyspora faeni

type strain of Micropolyspora faeni

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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