Cronobacter sakazakii (Farmer et al.) Iversen et al. (ATCC® 29544)

Strain Designations: CDC 4562-70 (Ct2(MR-) [CDC 78-067947]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Enterobacter flavus
Strain Designations CDC 4562-70 (Ct2(MR-) [CDC 78-067947]
Isolation
Child's throat
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
Type Strain yes
Comments
DNA hybridization reference strain
Formerly known as Enterobacter sakazakii.
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor JJ Farmer
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- JJ Farmer <-- Tennessee State Hlth. Dept. <-- Primary Hospital Lab
Isolation
Child's throat
References

Farmer III JJ, et al. Enterobacter sakazakii: A new species of "Enterobacteriaceae" isolated from clinical specimens. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 569-584, 1980.

Mullane NR, et al. Development of multiple-locus variable-number tandem-repeat analysis for the molecular subtyping of Enterobacter sakazakii. Appl Environ Microbiol 74(4): 1223-1231, 2008. PubMed: 18083860

Iversen C, et al. Cronobacter gen. nov., a new genus to accommodate the biogroups of Enterobacter sakazakii, and proposal of Cronobacter sakazakii gen. nov., comb. nov., Cronobacter malonaticus sp. nov., Cronobacter turicensis sp. nov., Cronobacter muytjensii sp. nov., Cronobacter dublinensis sp. nov., Cronobacter genomospecies 1, and of three subspecies, Cronobacter dublinensis subsp. dublinensis subsp. nov., Cronobacter dublinensis subsp. lausannensis subsp. nov. and Cronobacter dublinensis subsp. lactaridi subsp. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58(6): 1442-1447, 2008. PubMed: 18523192

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109554 Sequence 287 from Patent WO0123604.

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