Citrobacter rodentium Schauer et al. (ATCC® BAA-2623)

Strain Designations: DBS770  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Citrobacter rodentium
Strain Designations DBS770
Isolation Lysogenized from prophage isolated from retail beef
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
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 no
Antibiotic Resistance Chloramphenicol resistant
Comments Chloramphenicol resistant
Presence of shiga-toxin producing gene stx2 confirmed by PCR
Stx2dact+
The depositor states this strain is Phi1720 lysogenic and codes for a shiga toxin-producing prophage
Medium Medium 1632: LB medium (ATCC medium 1065) with 10 mcg/ml chloramphenicol
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor L Magoun
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- L Magoun, Tufts Univ. School of Medicine
Isolation Lysogenized from prophage isolated from retail beef
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : FN543502.1 Citrobacter rodentium ICC168, complete genome

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