Bacteroides pectinophilus Jensen and Canale-Parola (ATCC® 43243)

Strain Designations: N3  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations N3
Produces exopolygalacturonate lyase exopectate lyase
Human feces
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 frozen
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 1547: Anaerobic D-gluconate
ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% CO2-10% H2
Name of Depositor NS Jensen
Human feces

Jensen NS, Canale-Parola E. Bacteroides pectinophilus sp. nov. and Bacteroides galacturonicus sp. nov.: two pectinolytic bacteria from the human intestinal tract. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 52: 880-887, 1986. PubMed: 3777933

Validation list no. 23. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 37: 179-180, 1987.

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  • 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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