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
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 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
The depositor states this strain is Phi1720 lysogenic and codes for a shiga toxin-producing prophage
Medium ATCC® 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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