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Brevibacterium epidermidis

Brevibacterium epidermidis

Catalogue No.

NCTC 12997

Current Name

Brevibacterium epidermidis

Type Strain

Type Strain

General Info

Other Collection Numbers

ATCC 35514, BCRC 12215, CCM 4098, CCRC 12215, CCUG 30540, CIP 102110, DSM 20660, IFO 14811, IMET 10998, JCM 2593, KCTC 3090, NBRC 14811, NCDO 2286, NCIMB 702286, NCTC 12997, VKM Ac-2108



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Additional Info

Accession Date



Extended Bibliography

(1983), Validation List no. 12., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 896-897 COLLINS (M.D.), FARROW (J.A.E.), GOODFELLOW (M.) and MINNIKIN (D.E.), (1983), Brevibacterium casei sp. nov. and Brevibacterium epidermidis sp. nov. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1983, 4, 388-395. Validation List no. 12 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online, 388-395,;

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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