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Rhizobium radiobacter (Beijerinck and van Delden) Young et al. (ATCC® 23308)

Strain Designations: TT3 [B6, IAM 13129, ICMP 5856, NCPPB 2437]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Agrobacterium tumefaciens (Smith and Townsend) Conn
Strain Designations TT3 [B6, IAM 13129, ICMP 5856, NCPPB 2437]
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 Agrobacterium tumefaciens)
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor MP Starr
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--MP Starr<<--A.C. Braun B6

Heberlein GT, Lippincott JA. Ultraviolet-induced changes in the infectivity of Agrobacterium tumefaciens. J. Bacteriol. 93: 1246-1253, 1967. PubMed: 6032504

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

Young JM, et al. A revision of Rhizobium Frank 1889, with an emended description of the genus, and the inclusion of all species of Agrobacterium Conn 1942 and Allorhizobium undicola de Lajudie et al. 1998 as new combinations: Rhizobium radiobacter, R. rhizogenes, R. rubi, R. undicola and R. vitis. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 89-103, 2001. PubMed: 11211278

Smith EF, Townsend CO. A plant-tumor of bacterial origin. Science 25: 671-673, 1907.

type strain of Agrobacterium tumefaciens

type strain of Agrobacterium tumefaciens

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  • USDA APHIS PPQ Permit 526, plant pathogens permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. Isolation information for this item is required by USDA. Please check our website or contact Technical Service for assistance. Domestic isolates are easier to obtain than foreign isolates.
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