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Photobacterium leiognathi Boisvert et al. (ATCC® 25521)

Strain Designations: L1 [CIP 665]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations L1 [CIP 665]
Light organ of teleostean fish in the family Leiognathidae.
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)
Gene coding for bacteriocuprein superoxide dismutase
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor H Boisvert
Light organ of teleostean fish in the family Leiognathidae.

Boisvert H, et al. Study on a Photobacterium isolated from the light organ of the Leiognathidae fish. Ann. Inst. Pasteur 112: 521-525, 1967. PubMed: 5624740

Steinman HM. Bacteriocuprein superoxide dismutase of Photobacterium leiognathi. Isolation and sequence of the gene and evidence for a precursor form. J. Biol. Chem. 262: 1882-1887, 1987. PubMed: 3805055

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

type strain

ISO/CD 11133:2009, Annex E. Test microorganisms for commonly used culture media (giving information on the culture medium, culture conditions, test microorganisms, culture collection number of test organisms and the expected reactions)

Corry, JEL, Curtis, GDW and Baird, RM (Eds) Handbook of Culture Media for Food and Water Microbiology. Royal Society of Chemistry, In preparation. ICFMH-WPCM.

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X81065 P.leiognathi sod-2 gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X02255 Photobacterium leiognathi (ATCC 25521) 5S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF136385 Photobacterium leiognathi gyrase B (gyrB) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X74686 Photobacterium leiognathi (ATCC 25521T) gene for 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : J02658 P.leiognathi bacteriocuprein superoxide dismutase gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF019143 Photobacterium leiognathi pyruvate kinase I (pkI) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X52969 Photobacterium leiognathi DNA for transfer RNA-Met and transfer RNA-Leu.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF039303 Photobacterium leiognathi chaperone precursor (luzA) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M63594 Photobacterium leiognathi lux operon (luxC, luxD, luxA, luxB, luxE, luxG) genes, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M90094 Photobacterium leiognathi riboflavin synthetase alpha subunit (ribB), riboflavin synthetase beta subunit (ribH), complete cds's.

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