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Vagococcus fessus Hoyles et al. (ATCC® BAA-289)

Strain Designations: CCUG 41755 [CIP 106499, IFR M2661/98/1]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations CCUG 41755 [CIP 106499, IFR M2661/98/1]
Seal liver and kidney
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 (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: 5% CO2
Name of Depositor CCUG
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CCUG<<--M.D. Collins <<-- L. Hoyles <<-- G. Foster
Seal liver and kidney

Hoyles L, et al. Vagococcus fessus sp. nov., isolated from a seal and a harbour porpoise. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 1151-1154, 2000. PubMed: 10843057

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ243326 Vagococcus fessus 16S rRNA gene, strain m2661/98/1.

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