Bacillus cereus Frankland and Frankland 1887
NCAIM Number B.02353
Other Collection Number CIP 105151, ATCC 12826, DSM 12001
Strain Name Type Strain A, variant IV
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Restriction Hazard Group 2
Name of Medium NCAIM 0025 - Nutrient agar 30°C
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Bacteriophage host (Loessner MJ, et al. Three Bacillus cereus bacteriophage endolysins are unrelated but reveal high homology to cell wall hydrolases from different bacilli. J. Bacteriol. 179: 2845-2851, 1997). Does not produce zwittermicin A (Stabb EV, et al. Zwittermicin A-producing strains of Bacillus cereus from diverse soils. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 60: 4404-4412, 1994). Sporicidal test (Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics --- Application of European Standards for chemical disinfectants and antiseptics. London, UK:British Standards Institution;British Standard BS EN 14885:2006)
ID checked by 16S sequencing