Lactobacillus hamsteri Mitsuoka and Fujisawa (ATCC® 43851)

Strain Designations: JCM 6256 [Ha5F1]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations JCM 6256 [Ha5F1]
Feces, animal
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 416: Lactobacilli MRS Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor T Fujisawa
Feces, animal

Validation list no. 25. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 220-222, 1988.

Mitsuoka T, Fujisawa T. Lactobacillus hamsteri, a new species from the intestine of hamsters. Proc. Jpn. Acad. 63: 269-272, 1987.

type strain

hamster feces

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF113601 Lactobacillus hamsteri 16S-23S ribosomal RNA intergenic spacer region, complete sequence.

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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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