Rhodococcus sputi Tsukamura (ATCC® 33610)

Strain Designations: E8179  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Rhodococcus obuensis Tsukamura
Strain Designations E8179
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain of Rhodococcus obuensis)
Medium ATCC® Medium 90: Lowenstein Jenson medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
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.

Zakrzewska-Czerwinska J, et al. DNA base composition and homology values in the classification of some Rhodococcus species. J. Gen. Microbiol. 134: 2807-2813, 1988. PubMed: 3254937

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

type strain of Rhodococcus obuensis

type strain of Rhodococcus obuensis

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