Bifidobacterium longum Reuter (ATCC® 15708)

Strain Designations: S3 (Variant b)  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations S3 (Variant b)
Intestine of infant
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 2107: Modified Reinforced Clostridial Agar/Broth Medium (pre-reduced)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor G Reuter
Intestine of infant
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U50270 Bifidobacterium longum RecA gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U10152 Bifidobacterium longum ATCC 15708 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF261670 Bifidobacterium longum strain ATCC 15708 L-lactate dehydrogenase gene, partial cds.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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