Escherichia coli (Migula) Castellani and Chalmers (ATCC® 43887)

Strain Designations: CDC B170  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Classification Enterobacteriaceae, Escherichia
Strain Designations CDC B170
Application
Exhibits localized adherence to the mucosal surface of HeLa cells and other hosts
Isolation
Human feces
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Antigenic Properties Serotype O111
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
Antigenic Properties Serotype O111
Comments This strain was confirmed by PCR to carry the eae gene but not the stx1 and stx2 genes (stx1-, stx2-, eae+).
Non-toxigenic

Depositor-provided information: Genotype stx1-, stx2-, and eae+
Exhibits localized adherence to the mucosal surface of HeLa cells and other hosts

Growth on Novobiocin (10 mg/L)
Weak growth on Tellurite (0.8 mg/L)
Medium Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor CDC
Isolation
Human feces
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