Corynebacterium minutissimum Collins and Jones (ATCC® 23348)

Strain Designations: [IFO 15361, NCTC 10288]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations [IFO 15361, NCTC 10288]
Quality control strain
Trunk of adult female
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor D Taplin
Trunk of adult female

Collins MD, Jones D. Corynebacterium minutissimum sp. nov., nom. rev.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 870-871, 1983.

Excerpta Med. Int. Congr. Ser. No. 5: 1010-1012..

. . Lancet 2: 304-305, 1962.

Sarkany I, et al. Erythrasma--common bacterial infection of the skin. JAMA 177: 130-132, 1961. PubMed: 13746512

GP2 MicroPlate. Biolog.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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