Alcaligenes faecalis subsp. faecalis (Castellani and Chalmers 1919) Austin et al. 1981
NCAIM Number B.02076T
Other Collection Number IFO 13111, ATCC 8750, NCIB 8156
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Restriction Hazard Group 2
Name of Medium NCAIM 0025 - Nutrient agar 37°C
Notes and applications

Quality control strain for API and Autobac products produces nitrilase (Yamamoto K, et al. Purification and characterization of the nitrilase from Alcaligenes faecalis ATCC 8750 responsible for enantioselective hydrolysis of mandelonitrile. J. Ferment. Bioeng. 73: 425-430, 1992)
ID checked by 16S sequencing

Literature J. Microbiol. Serol. 36: 93-207, 1970
Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 106-122, 1980