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Staphylococcus auricularis Kloos and Schleifer (ATCC® 33753)

Strain Designations: WK811M  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations WK811M
External auditory meatus
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 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
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor WE Kloos
External auditory meatus

Kloos WE, Schleifer KH. Staphylococcus auricularis sp. nov.: an inhabitant of the human external ear. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 9-14, 1983.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AX109634 Sequence 367 from Patent WO0123604.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L37598 Staphylococcus auricularis 16S ribosomal RNA (16S rRNA) gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U02911 Staphylococcus auricularis ATCC 33753 16S rRNA gene, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF298797 Staphylococcus auricularis translation elongation factor Tu (tuf) gene, partial cds.

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