Chryseobacterium indologenes (Yabuuchi et al.) Vandamme et al. (ATCC® 29897)

Strain Designations: NCTC 10796 [CDC 3716, GIFU 1347, RH 542]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Flavobacterium indologenes Yabuuchi et al.
Strain Designations NCTC 10796 [CDC 3716, GIFU 1347, RH 542]
Trachea at autopsy
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 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
Group IIb
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- CDC 3716
Trachea at autopsy

Vandamme P, et al. New prespectives in the classification of the Flavobacteria: description of Chryseobacterium gen. nov., Bergeyella gen. nov., and Empedobacter nom. rev.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 827-831, 1994.

Yabuuchi E, et al. Sphingobacterium gen. nov., Sphingobacterium spiritivorum comb. nov., Sphingobacterium multivorum comb. nov., Sphingobacterium mizutae sp. nov., and Flavobacterium indologenes sp. nov.: Glucose-nonfermenting gram-negative rods in CDC groups IIK-2 and IIb. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 580-598, 1983.

Owen RJ, Lapage SP. A comparison of strains of King's group IIb of Flavobacterium with Flavobacterium meningosepticum. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 40: 255-264, 1974. PubMed: 4599090

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M58773 Flavobacterium indologenes 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X67848 F.indologenes (ATCC 29897T) gene for 16S rRNA.

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