Gordonia rubripertincta (Hefferan) Stackebrandt et al. (ATCC® 25593)

Strain Designations: 3605 [ICPB 4416, NCTC 10668, NRRL B-16540]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Gordona rubra
Strain Designations 3605 [ICPB 4416, NCTC 10668, NRRL B-16540]
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 Rhodococcus corallinus)
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor M Tsukamura

Tsukamura M, Mizuno S. A new species Gordona aurantiaca occurring in sputa of patients with pulmonary disease. Kekkaku 46: 93-98, 1971. PubMed: 5572851

Tsukamura M. Proposal of a new genus, Gordona, for slightly acid-fast organisms occurring in sputa of patients with pulmonary disease and in soil. J. Gen. Microbiol. 68: 15-26, 1971. PubMed: 4109926

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

type strain of Rhodococcus corallinus

type strain of Rhodococcus corallinus

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