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HM-823  Megasphaera sp., BV3C16-1
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Organism: Megasphaera sp.
Designations: BV3C16-1
Biosafety Level: 2
Availability Status: In Stock
Store at: -80°C or colder
Contributor: MV Sizova
Quantity limit per order for this item is 1. This item can be ordered twice a year. Orders over this limit will be sent to NIAID for approval before shipment.

Megasphaera sp., strain BV3C16-1 was isolated from a human vaginal swab.

Megasphaera sp., strain BV3C16-1 (HMP ID 1250) is a reference genome for The Human Microbiome Project (HMP). HMP is an initiative to identify and characterize human microbial flora. The complete genome of Megasphaera sp., strain BV3C16-1 was sequenced at the J. Craig Venter Institute (GenBank: AWXA00000000).

Each vial contains approximately 0.5 mL of bacterial culture in Modified Chopped Meat medium supplemented with 10% glycerol.
Citations: Acknowledgment for publications should read "The following reagent was obtained through BEI Resources, NIAID, NIH as part of the Human Microbiome Project: Megasphaera sp., Strain BV3C16-1, HM-823."
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