Escherichia coli (Migula) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® BAA-2215)

Strain Designations: 2006-3008  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Classification Enterobacteriaceae, Escherichia
Strain Designations 2006-3008
Enteric Research
Food testing
Biosafety Level 2

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Antigenic Properties Serotype O103:H11
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
Genotype Multilocus Sequence Type (MLST): ST-17
Genome Sequenced Strain


Images ATCC MP-9 'Big Six' Panel Photomicrograph
Type Strain no
Antigenic Properties Serotype O103:H11
Comments This strain was confirmed by PCR to carry the stx1 and eae genes (stx1+, stx2-, eae+).


Growth on Novobiocin (10 mg/L)

Growth on Tellurite (0.8 mg/L)

Depositor-provided information: Shiga toxin +, genotype stx1+, stx2-, eae+, E-hly+


Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Genotype Multilocus Sequence Type (MLST): ST-17
Name of Depositor N Strockbine

Nancy A Strockbine, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AZCA00000000 Escherichia coli ATCC BAA-2215, whole genome shotgun sequencing project