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Fusobacterium perfoetens (Tissier) Moore and Holdeman (ATCC® 29250)

Strain Designations: PVA B3/63  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations PVA B3/63
Piglet feces
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)
Cells coccoid and not rod-like in culture
Medium ATCC® Medium 593: Chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor P van Assche
Piglet feces

Van Assche PF, Wilssens AT. Fusobacterium perfoetens (Tissier) Moore and Holdeman 1973: Description and proposed neotype strain. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 27: 1-5, 1977.

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

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M58684 Fusobacterium perfoetens small subunit rRNA sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF342857 Fusobacterium perfoetens strain ATCC 29250 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, complete sequence; and 23S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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