Gordonia sputi (Tsukamura) Stackebrandt et al. emend. Riegel et al. (ATCC® 33609)

Strain Designations: E6324  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Rhodococcus chubuensis Tsukamura
Strain Designations E6324
Sputum, South Carolina Dept. of Health and Environmental Control
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 (type strain of Rhodococcus chubuensis)
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor M Tsukamura
Sputum, South Carolina Dept. of Health and Environmental Control

Validation list no. 12. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 896-897, 1983.

Riegel P, et al. Rhodococcus chubuensis Tsukamura 1982 is a later subjective synonym of Gordona sputi (Tsukamura 1978) Stackebrandt 1989 comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 764-768, 1994.

Tsukamura M. Numerical analysis of the taxonomy of Nocardiae and Rhodococci. Microbiol. Immunol. 26: 1101-1119, 1982. PubMed: 6763136

type strain of Rhodococcus chubuensis

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