Bacteroides fragilis bacteriophage B56-3 (ATCC® 700786-B1)

Strain Designations: B56-3  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

Deposited As B56-3
Strain Designations B56-3
Detection of
Detection of bacteriophages
Reference phage for ISO 107054, Standard Method for Detection and Enumeration of Bacteriophages Infecting Bacteroides fragilis
Water testing
Sewage water, 1996
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
Name of Depositor RM Araujo
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RM Araujo<<--A. Puig
Sewage water, 1996
Year of Origin 1996

Water quality--Detection and enumeration of bacteriophages--Part 4: Enumeration of bacteriophages infecting Bacteroides fragilis. Geneva (Switzerland):International Organization for Standardization/ANSI;ISO ISO 10705-4:2001.

Water quality --- Detection and enumeration of bacteriophages --- Part 4: Enumeration of bacteriophages infecting Bacteriodes fragilis [BS EN ISO 10705-4:2001]. London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS 6068-4.17:2001.

Rosa M Araujo, personal communication