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Mycoplana bullata Gray and Thornton emend. Urakami et al. (ATCC® 4278)

Strain Designations: [79, ATCC 7980, IAM 13153]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations [79, ATCC 7980, IAM 13153]
Produces carnitine L-carnitine
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor HJ Conn
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--HJ Conn<<--P. Gray 79

Yokozeki K, Kubota K. Method of producing L-carnitine. US Patent 4,650,759 dated Mar 17 1987

Gray PH, Thornton HG. Soil bacteria that decompose certain aromatic compounds. Zentralbl. Bakteriol., II Abt. 73: 74-96, 1928.

Urakami T, et al. Recharacterization and emended description of the genus Mycoplana and description of two new species, Mycoplana ramosa and Mycoplana segnis. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 434-442, 1990.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ294364 Brevundimonas bullata partial recA gene, strain ATCC 4278.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ294390 Brevundimonas bullata partial atpD gene for ATP synthase beta subunit, strain ATCC 4278.

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