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Streptococcus sobrinus

Streptococcus sobrinus

Catalogue No.

NCTC 12279

Current Name

Streptococcus sobrinus

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

12279 SL1

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Columbia blood agar, 24-48 hours, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

(ATCC 33478, CCM 6070) Type strain / ATCC in 1989 / Human dental plaque, pre 1958 / Coykendall, A. L. (1977) Int. J. syst. Bact. 27, 26 / Coykendall, A. L. (1983) Int. J. syst. Bact. 33, 883

Additional Info

Accession Date


Previous Catalogue Name

Streptococcus sobrinus COYKENDALL 1983


Extended Bibliography

COYKENDALL (A.L.), (1983), Streptococcus sobrinus nom. rev. and Streptococcus ferus nom. rev.: habitat of these and other mutans streptococci., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 883-885,

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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