Bifidobacterium longum Reuter (ATCC® 55818)

Strain Designations: Y2-2B-04 [CCRC 910053]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Y2-2B-04 [CCRC 910053]
Resistant to bile salts
Resistant to gastric acid
Resistant to oxygen
Fermentation of food products
Preparation of feedstock
Mutant derived from ATCC 55814
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Derived from ATCC 55814
Medium ATCC® Medium 1053: Reinforced Clostridial medium (Oxoid CM149)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor Food Industry Research and Development Institute
Mutant derived from ATCC 55814

Yang YS, et al. Bifidobacteria strains with acid, bile salt and oxygen tolerance and their culture method. US Patent 5,711,977 dated Jan 27 1998

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  • 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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