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Corynebacterium simulans Wattiau et al. (ATCC® BAA-15)

Strain Designations: DSM 44415 [Co 553, UCL 553]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations DSM 44415 [Co 553, UCL 553]
Human axillar lymph node, Belgium
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Antibiotic Resistance
Sensitive to penicillin
Sensitive to amoxicillin-clavulanate
Sensitive to ampicillin
Sensitive to cephalothin
Sensitive to ciprofloxacin
Sensitive to erythromycin
Sensitive to fusidic acid ZN-6
Sensitive to gentamicins gentamicin
Sensitive to rifampin rifampicin, rifamycin AMP
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor DSMZ
Special Collection NCRR Contract
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSMZ<<--G. Wauters
Human axillar lymph node, Belgium

Wattiau P, et al. Corynebacterium simulans sp. nov., a non-lipophilic, fermentative Corynebacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 347-353, 2000. PubMed: 10826822

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ012837 16S rDNA 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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