Culture Collections

Bacteria and Mycoplasmas detail

Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety

Bacteria Collection: Hafnia alvei

NCTC Number: NCTC 8535
Current Name: Hafnia alvei
Original Strain Reference: alpha 3915
Other Collection No: ALPHA 3915
Previous Catalogue Name: Hafnia alvei
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,37, facultative anaerobe
Conditions for growth on liquid media: nutrient broth,37, facultative anaerobe
Data: Possesses alpha antigen / H. J. Bensted, Standards Laboratory, PHLS Colindale in 1953 / Stamp, Lord & Stone, D. M. (1944) J. Hyg., Camb. 43, 266
Accession Date: 01/01/1953
Authority: Moller 1954
Depositor: BENSTED H J
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S1406 (Hafnia alvei Moller 1954) - Date of change: 5/02/2003
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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