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Acetatifactor muris (ATCC® BAA-2170)

Strain Designations: CT-m2  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Difficilibacter obesimuris
Strain Designations CT-m2
Caecum of an obese mouse
By T Clavel, 2009
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 2713: Wilkins-Chalgren Anaerobe Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic; 100% N2
Name of Depositor T Clavel
Caecum of an obese mouse
By T Clavel, 2009
Year of Origin 2009

Pfeiffer, N. et al. Acetatifactor muris gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel bacterium isolated from the intestine of an obese mouse. Arch Microbiol 194(11): 901-907, 2012. PubMed: 22659832

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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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