Bacillus cereus Frankland and Frankland (ATCC® 33018)

Strain Designations: ENSP5  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Strain Designations ENSP5
Produces enterotoxins
Enteric Research
Powdered milk-base infant formulae, Colombia
Biosafety Level 2

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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Does not produce zwittermicin A
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor MJ Torres-Anjel
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--MJ Torres-Anjel<<--M.E. Giraldo <<--- G.H. Gonzalez
Powdered milk-base infant formulae, Colombia

Proc. World Congr. Foodborne Infect. Intox. : 298-305, 1980.

Raffel SJ, et al. Genotypic and phenotypic analysis of zwittermicin A-producing strains of Bacillus cereus. Microbiology 142: 3425-3436, 1996. PubMed: 9004505

Torres-Anjel MJ, et al. Enterotoxigenicidad de Bacillus cereus. Rev. Latinoam. Microbiol. 21: 5-10, 1979. PubMed: 118505