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Vagococcus salmoninarum Wallbanks et al. (ATCC® 51200)

Strain Designations: NCIMB 13133 [NCFB 2777; OS1-68]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCIMB 13133 [NCFB 2777; OS1-68]
Diseased adult rainbow trout in hatchery, Oregon
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 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor NCIMB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCIMB<<--NCFB 2777 <<--- J.L. Fryer <<--- R.A. Holt OS1-68
Diseased adult rainbow trout in hatchery, Oregon

Wallbanks S, et al. 16S rRNA sequence determination for members of the genus Carnobacterium and related lactic acid bacteria and description of Vagococcus salmoninarum sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 40: 224-230, 1990. PubMed: 1697764

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