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Mucivorans hirudinis (ATCC® BAA-2553)

Strain Designations: Clone M3  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Classification Rikenellaceae
Strain Designations Clone M3

Invertebrate, Hirudo verbana, 2010

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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 2840: Modified Eggerth-Gagnon Medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor J Graf
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- J Graf, Univ. Connecticut

Invertebrate, Hirudo verbana, 2010

Year of Origin 2010

Bomar L, et al. Directed Culturing of Microorganisms using Metatranscriptomics. mBio 2(2): doi:10.1128/mBio.00012-11, 2011.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : HQ157968 Uncultured bacterium clone CropMeta 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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