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Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety

Bacteria Collection: Escherichia coli

NCTC Number: NCTC 14374
Current Name: Escherichia coli
Original Strain Reference: BW25113 ?CP4-6
Type Strain: No
Family: Enterobacteriaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Conditions for growth on solid media: Nutrient agar, 37C, O2, 24 hours
Isolated From: Laboratory engineered from the E. coli K-12 BW25113 sub-strain. United States. Pre-2011.
Bibliography: X. Wang et al. Cryptic Prophages Help Bacteria Cope With Adverse Environments. Nat. Commun., 1, 147, 2010.
Data: This strain is genetically modified (GMO1). / E. coli K-12 BW25113 sub- strain with CP4-6 prophage removed. Harbours 8 other cryptic prophage.
Accession Date: 04.09.2019
History: Accessioned into the NCTC < Engineered in the laboratory of T. K. Wood
Authority: (Migula 1895) Castellani and Chalmers 1919
Depositor: T. K. Wood (Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA)
Biosafety Responsibility: It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with bio-safety regulations for their own country.

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The Culture Collections hold cell cultures, bacteria, fungi and virus strains from worldwide sources. Our scientists ensure that the identification of the cultures is correct and they remain unchanged from when they are first deposited with the Collection. Nevertheless, some of the data we provide about the cultures is supplied by the person depositing the strains and, although we have multiple checking procedures in place, we cannot always verify all their data. Please note that the Culture Collections cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies in the data provided by the depositors.

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