Pseudoflavonifractor capillosus (Seguin) Carlier et al. (ATCC® 29799)

Strain Designations: VPI R2-29-1  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides capillosus (Tissier) Kelly
Strain Designations VPI R2-29-1
Isolation
Feces, human
Biosafety Level 2

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 frozen
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.
Name of Depositor EP Cato
Isolation
Feces, human
References

Cato EP, et al. Proposal of neotype strains for seven non-saccharolytic Bacteroides species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 29: 427-434, 1979.

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

Carlier, JP, et al. Proposal to unify Clostridium orbiscindens Winter et al. 1991 and Eubacterium plautii (Seguin 1928) Hofstad and Aasjord 1982, with description of Flavonifractor plautii gen. nov., comb. nov., and reassignment of Bacteroides capillosus to Pseudoflavonifractor capillosus gen. nov., comb. nov. Int.J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 60: 585-590, 2010. PubMed: 19654357

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AAXG02000000 Bacteroides capillosus ATCC 29799, whole genome shotgun sequencing project

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