Ruminococcus gnavus Moore et al. (ATCC® 29149)

Strain Designations: VPI C7-9  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations VPI C7-9
Isolation
Feces, human
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Yes

Type Strain yes
Comments
This strain has been sequenced as a reference genome for the NIH Human Microbiome Project.
Medium ATCC® Medium 158: RGCA
ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% CO2-10% H2
Name of Depositor LV Holdeman
Isolation
Feces, human
References

Moore WE, et al. Emendation of Bacteroidaceae and Butyrivibrio and descriptions of Desulfomonas gen. nov. and ten new species in the genera Desulfomonas, Butyrivibrio, Eubacterium, Clostridium, and Ruminococcus. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 26: 238-252, 1976.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X94967 R. gnavus 16S ribosomal RNA

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L76597 Ruminococcus gnavus small subunit ribosomal RNA (16S rDNA) gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AAYG02000000 Ruminococcus gnavus ATCC 29149, whole genome shotgun sequencing project

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