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Corynebacterium glutamicum (Kinoshita et al.) Abe et al. (ATCC® 15990)

Strain Designations: NRRL B-2243  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Corynebacterium lilium Lee and Good
Strain Designations NRRL B-2243
Produces amino acids
Produces glutamic acid L-glutamate, L-glutamic acid, glutamate
Produces amino acids, especially L-glutamic acid
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 of Corynebacterium lilium)
Transfection with phage CL31
Medium ATCC® Medium 123: TGY medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor NRRL
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NRRL<<--International Mineral and Chemical Corp.

Lee WH, Good RC. Amino acid synthesis. US Patent 3,087,863 dated Apr 30 1963

Yeh P, et al. Transfection of Corynebacterium lilium protoplasts. J. Gen. Microbiol. 131: 3179-3183, 1985. PubMed: 3007654

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

type strain of Corynebacterium lilium

type strain of Corynebacterium lilium

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