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Escherichia coli (Migula) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 35131)

Strain Designations: BHB2688 [BHB 2688]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Classification Enterobacteriaceae, Escherichia
Strain Designations BHB2688 [BHB 2688]
in vitro packaging (bacteriophage lambda/cosmid)
transformation host
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
Shipping Information Distributed: freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genotype F- recA lambda(imm434 cIts b2 red3 Eam4 Sam7)
Type Strain no
Temperature sensitive.
derived from Escherichia coli N205 and lambda mutants
Strain for in vitro packaging of lambda and cosmid DNA.
Medium ATCC® Medium 1065: LB Agar/Broth, Miller
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Genotype F- recA lambda(imm434 cIts b2 red3 Eam4 Sam7)
Name of Depositor B Hohn

Hohn B. In vitro packaging of lambda and cosmid DNA. Methods Enzymol. 68: 299-309, 1979. PubMed: 161604

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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