Rhodobacter capsulatus (Molisch) Imhoff et al. (ATCC® BAA-309)

Strain Designations: SB1003  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations SB1003
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
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
ATCC® Medium 550: R 8 A H medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic (ATCC Medium #550 under a tungsten lamp with a light intensity of 2,000-3,000 lux); Aerobic (ATCC Medium #3 slants, plates, or broth in the dark)
Name of Depositor R Haselkorn
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- R Haselkorn <-- M Madigan <-- H Gest

Robert Haselkorn, personal communication

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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