Veillonella parvula (Veillon and Zuber) Mays et al. (ATCC® 17745)

Strain Designations: 259 [VPI 11224]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Veillonella dispar (Rogosa) Mays et al.
Strain Designations 259 [VPI 11224]
Produces hydrogen sulfide
Human mouth
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.

Antigenic Properties Serogroup IV
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
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes
Antigenic Properties Serogroup IV
Name of Depositor M Rogosa
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- M Rogosa <-- M. Pelczar <-- A. Prevot
Human mouth

Mays TD, et al. Taxonomy of the genus Veillonella Prevot. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 28-36, 1982.

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

Ritchey MB, Delwiche EA. Characterization of a naturally occurring diamine auxotroph of Veillonella alcalescens. J. Bacteriol. 124: 1213-1219, 1975. PubMed: 1194234

Rogosa M. The genus Veillonella. IV. Serological groupings, and genus and species emendations. J. Bacteriol. 90: 704-709, 1965.

Rogosa M, Bishop FS. The genus Veillonella 3. Hydrogen sulfide production by growing cultures. J. Bacteriol. 88: 37-41, 1964. PubMed: 14198791

Weaver JR, Pattee PA. Inducible resistance to erythromycin in Staphylococcus aureus. J. Bacteriol. 87: 574-580, 1964. PubMed: 14208490

type strain of Veillonella alcalescens subsp. alcalescens

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : NZ_ADFU00000000.1 Veillonella parvula ATCC 17745, whole genome shotgun sequencing project

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