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Eubacterium contortum (Prévot 1947) Holdeman et al. 1971

Taxonomy in NCBI database: Bacteria; Firmicutes; Clostridia; Eubacteriales; Eubacteriaceae.

6483 <-- Y. Benno <-- T. Mitsuoka <-- ATCC 25540 <-- W. E. C. Moore VPI 0119 <-- A. Prévot 113 VI.
Accessioned in 1987.
=ATCC 25540 =CCUG 52236 =DSM 3982.
Eubacterium contortum.
Type strain [596,4449,11583].
Medium: 14;  Temperature: 37°C; Anaerobic [H2-CO2-N2 (1:1:8) gas mixture]; Rehydration fluid: 663.   more information +  Full / Short version of the cataloguepage top

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Source: Gangrenous appendicitis [4449].
Biochemistry/Physiology: [4449,11583].
Cell wall: meso-A2pm [11583].
Fatty acid: [11583].
Quinone: No quinone [11583].
Polar lipid: [11583].
G+C (mol%): 48.7 (HPLC) [11583].
Phylogeny: 16S rRNA (L34615), 16S rRNA gene (LC071803), hsp60 (LC192835) [11583].
NCBI Taxonomy ID: 39482.

Publication(s) using this strain [B17170].
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Biosafety level 1
Terms and conditions Not imposed
Export control (1) No
Distribution control in Japan (2) No
Genetically modified microorganism No
Technical information -
Additional information -
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 (2) in complying with the Plant Protection Law of Japan

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Viability and purity assays of this product were performed at the time of production as part of quality control. The authenticity of the culture was confirmed by analyzing an appropriate gene sequence, e.g., the 16S rRNA gene for prokaryotes, the D1/D2 region of LSU rRNA gene, the ITS region of the nuclear rRNA operon, etc. for eukaryotes. The characteristics and/or functions of the strain appearing in the catalogue are based on information from the corresponding literature and JCM does not guarantee them.

31258 <-- T. Lawley; Wellcome Trust Sanger Inst., UK; Sanger_105.
Accessioned in 2016.
Eubacterium contortum.
Medium: 1130;  Temperature: 37°C; Anaerobic; Rehydration fluid: 663.   more information +

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Source: Human feces [11064].

Publication(s) using this strain [C16543].
 Related information on delivery / use of the strain
Biosafety level 1
Terms and conditions Not imposed
Export control (1) No
Distribution control in Japan (2) No
Genetically modified microorganism No
Technical information -
Additional information -
 (1) in complying with the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Control Law of Japan
 (2) in complying with the Plant Protection Law of Japan

 Delivery category
Domestic A (Freeze-dried or L-dried culture) or C (Actively growing culture on request)
Overseas A (Freeze-dried or L-dried culture) or C (Actively growing culture on request)

Viability and purity assays of this product were performed at the time of production as part of quality control. The authenticity of the culture was confirmed by analyzing an appropriate gene sequence, e.g., the 16S rRNA gene for prokaryotes, the D1/D2 region of LSU rRNA gene, the ITS region of the nuclear rRNA operon, etc. for eukaryotes. The characteristics and/or functions of the strain appearing in the catalogue are based on information from the corresponding literature and JCM does not guarantee them.

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