Prevotella buccae (Holdeman et al.) Shah and Collins (ATCC® 33690)

Strain Designations: 938.11  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides capillus Kornman and Holt
Strain Designations 938.11
Human periodontal pocket
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 Bacteroides capillus)
Medium ATCC® Medium 593: Chopped meat medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor SC Holt
Human periodontal pocket

Validation list no. 8. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 266-268, 1982.

Kornman KS, Holt SC. Physiological and ultrastructural characterization of a new Bacteroides species (Bacteroides capillus) isolated from severe localized periodontitis. J. Periodontal Res. 16: 542-555, 1981. PubMed: 6458690

type strain of Bacteroides capillus

type strain of Bacteroides capillus

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L16478 Prevotella buccae ATCC 33690 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

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