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Deinococcus radiopugnans Brooks and Murray (ATCC® 19172)

Strain Designations: MIT 248 [UWO 293]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Micrococcus roseus Flugge
Strain Designations MIT 248 [UWO 293]
Application
Radiation-resistant
Isolation
Irradiated haddock
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: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor SH Hutner
Isolation
Irradiated haddock
References

Davis NS, et al. Radiation-resistant, pigmented coccus isolated from haddock tissue. J. Bacteriol. 86: 294-298, 1963.

Brooks BW, Murray RG. Nomenclature for "Micrococcus radiodurans" and other radiation-resistant cocci: Deinococcaceae fam. nov. and Deinococcus gen. nov., including five species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 31: 353-360, 1981.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y11334 D.radiopugnans 16S rRNA gene.

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