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Rhodococcus corynebacteriodies

Rhodococcus corynebacteriodies

Catalogue No.

NCTC 10391

Current Name

Rhodococcus corynebacteriodies

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

ATCC 14898

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Nutrient agar, 48-72 hours, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

(NCIB 9433) ATCC in 1965 / A. J. Crowle, Denver, Colorado in 1962 / Air contaminant in 1959 / High lipid content, useful as an immunological adjuvant / Crowle, A. J. (1962) Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 28, 183

Additional Info

Accession Date


Previous Catalogue Name

Corynebacterium rubrum


Extended Bibliography

Reclassification of Nocardia corynebacterioides Serrano et al. 1972 (Approved Lists 1980) as Rhodococcus corynebacterioides comb. nov.

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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