Snodgrassella alvi (ATCC® BAA-2449)

Strain Designations: wkB2  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations wkB2

Gut of Western honeybee (Apis mellifera)

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
Images BAA-2449 Image
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 44: Brain Heart Infusion Agar/Broth
ATCC® Medium 814: GC Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor W. Kwong
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- W. Kwong; Yale University

Gut of Western honeybee (Apis mellifera)


Martinson VG, et al. Establishment or characteristic gut bacteria during development of the honey bee worker. Appl Environ Microbiol. 78(8): 2830-2840, 2012. PubMed: 22307297

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : JQ746650 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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