Prevotella loescheii (Holdeman and Johnson) Shah and Collins emend. Wu et al. (ATCC® 15930)

Strain Designations: 8B [NCTC 11321, VPI 0037, VPI 9085]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides oratus Loesche et al.
Strain Designations 8B [NCTC 11321, VPI 0037, VPI 9085]
Gingival crevice
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Name of Depositor WJ Loesche
Gingival crevice

Holdeman LV, Johnson JL. Description of Bacteroides loescheii sp. nov. and emendation of the descriptions of Bacteroides melaninogenicus (Oliver and Wherry) Roy and Kelly 1939 and Bacteroides denticola Shah and Collins 1981. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 399-409, 1982.

Shah HN, Collins DM. Prevotella, a new genus to include Bacteroides melaninogenicus and related species formerly classified in the genus Bacteroides. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 205-208, 1990. PubMed: 2223612

Wu CC, et al. Emended descriptions of Prevotella denticola, Prevotella loescheii, Prevotella veroralis, and Prevotella melaninogenica. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 536-541, 1992.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16481 Prevotella loescheii ATCC 15930 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

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