Amycolatopsis kentuckyensis
  NRRL B-24129 (Type Strain)
    Accession numbers in other collections: DSM 44652=LDDC 9447-99
    Source: Donahue, J. M. (LDDC, Univ. of Kentucky as LDDC 9447-99)
    Isolated from (substrate): equine placenta
    Substrate location: Lexington, KY, USA
    Growth media: N-Z Amine with Soluble Starch and Glucose Agar (number 20)
    Optimum growth temperature: 28C
    Comments: putative equine pathogen; APHIS VS 16-3 permit required. IJSEM 53:1601-1605.
    Biosafety Level: 2
  This strain is considered by NRRL to be a Biosafety Level 2(BSL/2) strain and requires a Material Transfer Agreement (MTA) to be initiated by NRRL once the order is received by us. We will contact you for information to initiate the MTA via email, once we have the order. We only accept Fed-Ex as a courier for BSL/2 strains.
  This strain is a regulated animal pathogen. An APHIS VS 16-3 permit is required for distribution in the United States. For international requests, an importation permit or an official letter from the appropriate government agency declaring that a permit is not required must be provided in advance of shipment.

Agricultural Research Service (NRRL)Culture Collection - March 31, 2023