Tannerella forsythia (Tanner et al.) Sakamoto et al. (ATCC® 43037)

Strain Designations: FDC 338 [CCUG 21028A, CCUG 33064, CCUG 33226, CIP 105219, JCM 10827]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Bacteroides forsythus Tanner et al.
Strain Designations FDC 338 [CCUG 21028A, CCUG 33064, CCUG 33226, CIP 105219, JCM 10827]
Human periodontal pocket, Massachusetts
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
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 1928: PY Medium (ATCC medium 1524) with horse serum and NAM
ATCC® Medium 1921: NAM medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor AC Tanner
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- AC Tanner
Human periodontal pocket, Massachusetts

Tanner AC, et al. Bacteroides forsythus sp. nov., a slow-growing, fusiform Bacteroides sp. from the human oral cavity. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 213-221, 1986.

Sakamoto M, et al. Reclassification of Bacteroides forsythus (Tanner et al. 1986) as Tannerella forsythensis corrig., gen. nov., comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52: 841-849, 2002. PubMed: 12054248

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ006516 Bacteroides forsythus groEL gene, strain ATCC 43037.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB001892 Bacteroides forsythus DNA for prtH protease, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U41291 Bacteroides forsythus random amplified polymorphic DNA fragment.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF054892 Bacteroides forsythus surface antigen BspA (bspA) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB035466 Bacteroides forsythus gene for EF-Tu, complete cds, strain:ATCC 43037.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB035477 Bacteroides forsythus gene for formate channel, complete cds, strain:ATCC 43037.

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Basic Documentation
  1. ATCC 43037 growth conditions

    Date Updated: 12/15/2017