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Bacteria Collection: Bacillus sphaericus

NCTC Number: NCTC 9602
Current Name: Bacillus sphaericus
Original Strain Reference: Bale
Other Collection No: BALE; DSM 396
Previous Catalogue Name: Bacillus sphaericus
Type Strain: No
Family: Bacillaceae
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
Isolated From: air sample
16S rRNA Gene Sequence: >gb|AJ311894|DSM 396| NTCC 9602|Bacillus sphaericus partial 16S rRNA gene, strain DSM 396, NTCC9602.| gcggccgcagagttt...
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Ref #: 2297
Author(s): Krych,V.K.;Johnson,J.L.;Yousten,A.A.
Journal: Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol.
Title: Deoxyribonucleic acid homologies among strains of Bacillus sphaericus.
Volume: 30
Page(s): 476-484
Year: 1980
Ref #: 2302
Author(s): Myers,P.;Yousten,A.A.
Title: Cell wall structure of an entomocidal strain of Bacillus sphaericus.
Page(s): 31-35
Year: 1978
Ref #: 2306
Author(s): White,P.J.;Lotay,H.K.
Journal: J. Gen. Microbiol.
Title: Minimal nutritional requirements of Bacillus sphaericus NCTC 9602 and 26 other strains of this species: the majority grow and sporulate with acetate as sole major source of carbon.
Volume: 118
Page(s): 13-19
Year: 1980
Ref #: 2307
Author(s): Hungerer,K.D.;Tipper,D.J.
Journal: Biochemistry
Title: Cell wall polymers of Bacillus sphaericus 9602. I. Structure of the vegetative cell wall peptidoglycan.
Volume: 8
Page(s): 3577-3587
Year: 1969
Ref #: 728
Author(s): Holt,S.C.;Gauthier,J.J.;Tipper,D.J.
Journal: J. Bacteriol.
Title: Ultrastructural studies of sporulation in Bacillus sphaericus.
Volume: 12
Page(s): 1322-1338
Year: 1975
Ref #: 86
Author(s): Powell,J.F.;Strange,R.E.
Journal: Biochem. J.
Title: alpha,epsilon-diaminopimelic acid metabolism and sporulation in Bacillus sphaericus.
Volume: 65
Page(s): 700-708
Year: 1957
Data: W. R. Bale, Porton in 1954 / Air
Accession Date: 01/01/1954
Authority: Meyer and Neide 1904 (AL)
Depositor: BALE W R
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S434 (Lysinibacillus sphaericus (meyer and neide 1904) ahmed et al. 2007) - Date of change: 16/06/2007 by NCTC Up to 16/06/2007: ? (NCTC 9602) - Date of change: 04/02/2003
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