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Schaalia odontolytica (Nouioui et al.) (ATCC® 17982)

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Strain Designations: NCTC 9931 [1A.21, DSM 43331]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Actinomyces odontolyticus Batty
Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing

Actinobacteria, Actinomycetales

Strain Designations NCTC 9931 [1A.21, DSM 43331]
Carious lesions of the dentine
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain no

This strain has been sequenced as a reference genome for the NIH Human Microbiome Project.

Component of MSA-1002, MSA-1003, MSA-1004, MSA-2002, and MSA-2004.

Name of Depositor NCTC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCTC <-- I. Batty
Carious lesions of the dentine

Batty IB. Actinomyces odontolyticus, a new species of actinomycete regularly isolated from deep carious dentine. J. Pathol. Bacteriol. 75: 455-459, 1958. PubMed: 13576328

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AAYI02000000 Actinomyces odontolyticus ATCC 17982, whole genome shotgun sequencing project

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AAYI02000001.1 Actinomyces odontolyticus ATCC 17982 Actinomyces_odontolyticus-2.0_Cont193.3, whole genome shotgun sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AAYI02000002.1 Actinomyces odontolyticus ATCC 17982 Actinomyces_odontolyticus-2.0_Cont211.4, whole genome shotgun sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AAYI02000003.1 Actinomyces odontolyticus ATCC 17982 Actinomyces_odontolyticus-2.0_Cont117.11, whole genome shotgun sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AAYI02000004.1 Actinomyces odontolyticus ATCC 17982 Actinomyces_odontolyticus-2.0_Cont201.13, whole genome shotgun sequence

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Basic Documentation
  1. Accessing genome sequencing data

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

  2. Criteria for reference quality genomes

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019