Arthrobacter albus Wauters et al.
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2. From a single tube of #18 broth (5 to 6 ml), withdraw approximately 0.5 to 1.0 ml with a Pasteur or 1.0 ml pipette and use to rehydrate the entire pellet.
3. Aseptically transfer the rehydrated pellet back into the broth tube. Mix well.
4. Use several drops of this suspension to inoculate a second tube of broth, a slant, and/or a plate.
5. Incubate all tubes and plate at 30°C for 48 hours.
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Wauters G, et al. Identification of Arthrobacter oxydans, Arthrobacter luteolus sp. nov., and Arthrobacter albus sp. nov., isolated from human clinical specimens. J. Clin. Microbiol. 38: 2412-2415, 2000. PubMed: 10835019
Validation list no. 76. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 1699-1700, 2000.