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Clostridium polysaccharolyticum (van Gylswyk) van Gylswyk et al. (ATCC® 33142)

Strain Designations: B  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Fusobacterium polysaccharolyticum van Gylswyk
Strain Designations B
Sheep rumen
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 frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1560: Cellulolytic medium with rumen fluid
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor NO van Gylswyk
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NO van Gylswyk<<--S. Pritchard
Sheep rumen

Van Gylswyk NO. Fusobacterium polysaccharolyticum sp.nov., a gram-negative rod from the fumen that produces butyrate and ferments cellulose and starch. J. Gen. Microbiol. 116: 157-163, 1980.

Validation list no. 10. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 438-440, 1983.

Van Gylswyk NO, et al. Sporulation and cell wall structure of Clostridium polysaccharolyticum comb. nov. (formerly Fusobacterium polysaccharolyticum). J. Gen. Microbiol. 121: 491-493, 1980.

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