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Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety

Bacteria Collection: Escherichia coli

NCTC Number: NCTC 4169
Current Name: Escherichia coli
Original Strain Reference: Cleland
Other Collection No: CLELAND
Previous Catalogue Name: Escherichia dispar
Type Strain: No
Family: Enterobacteriaceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
Antigenic Properties: serovar o4:k5:h-
Conditions for growth on solid media: Nutrient agar, 24-48 hours, 37°C, aerobic
Conditions for growth on liquid media: nutrient broth,
Isolated From: human, excreta
Whole Genome Sequence:
Annotated Genome:
Bibliography: FORSYTH W L 1933 J TROP MED HYG 36 65
Data: W. L. Forsyth in 1932 / Human excreta, Egypt in 1931 / E. coli serotype 02:K5:H- / Forsyth, W. L. (1933) J. trop. Med. Hyg. 36, 65
Accession Date: 01/01/1932
History: FOUND IN EGYPT 1931
Depositor: FORSYTH W L
Taxonomy: TaxLink: ? (NCTC 4169) - Date of change: 04/02/2003
Additional Information: Non-motile
Biosafety Responsibility: It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety 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.

Cultures supplied by Culture Collections are to be used as controls for microbiology testing and for research purposes only. Please view the Terms & Conditions of Supply for more information.

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Available Formats

Ampoule (Bacteria)
Bacterial DNA - 2µg

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