Burkholderia thailandensis Brett et al. (ATCC® 700388)

Strain Designations: E264 [CIP 106301, DSM 13276, LMG 20219]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations E264 [CIP 106301, DSM 13276, LMG 20219]
Rice field soil, Central Thailand, 1994
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
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor DE Woods, D DeShazer, NJ White
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Rice field soil, Central Thailand, 1994

Brett PJ, et al. Characterization of Burkholderia pseudomallei and Burkholderia pseudomallei-like strains. Epidemiol. Infect. 118: 137-148, 1997. PubMed: 9129590

Brett PJ, et al. Burkholderia thailandensis sp. nov., a Burkholderia pseudomallei-like species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 317-320, 1998. PubMed: 9542103

Wuthiekanun V, et al. Biochemical characteristics of clinical and environmental isolates of Burkholderia pseudomallei. J. Med. Microbiol. 45: 408-412, 1996. PubMed: 8958243

Smith MD, et al. Quantitative recovery of Burkholderia pseudomallei from soil in Thailand. Trans. R. Soc. Trop. Med. Hyg. 89: 488-490, 1995. PubMed: 8560518

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U91838 Burkholderia thailandensis strain E264 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000086 Burkholderia thailandensis E264 chromosome I, complete sequence.

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