Acinetobacter radioresistens Nishimura et al. (ATCC® 43998)

Strain Designations: IAM 13186 [DSM 6976, FO-1]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations IAM 13186 [DSM 6976, FO-1]
Cotton tampon
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
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 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor N Yukimasa
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- N Yukimasa <-- E. Kairiyama FO-1
Cotton tampon

Nishimura Y, et al. Acinetobacter radioresistens sp. nov. isolated from cotton and soil. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 209-211, 1988.

Nishimura Y, et al. Deoxyribonucleic acid relationship among the radiation-resistant Acinetobacter and other Acinetobacter. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 33: 371-376, 1987.

Kairiyama E, et al. Radioresistance of an Acinetobacter species. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 25: 401-406, 1979.

Nishimura Y, et al. Characterization of a radiation-resistant Acinetobacter. Z. Allg. Mikrobiol. 21: 125-130, 1981. PubMed: 7269645

Kairiyama E, et al. Radio-resistance of a gram-negative bacterium. Z. Allg. Mikrobiol. 20: 149-152, 1980. PubMed: 7376691

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB008732 Acinetobacter radioresistens DNA for DNA gyrase subunit B, partial cds, strain FO-1; ATCC 43998.

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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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