This organism is an aerobic organism that is commonly found as part of normal human intestinal flora. It is pathogenic.
- Biosafety Level: 2
- Canada: Containment Level 2 - PHAC Licence required
- Gram Stain: Negative
- Cell Morphology: Rods
- Motility: Negative
- Respiration: Aerobic
For many applications, A. calcoaceticus can be used as an alternative to Acinetobacter baumannii.
All microbial cultures undergo an extensive quality control program prior to releasing for sale, so they are guaranteed for purity as well as for species.
Ward’s Science is not affiliated with the American Type Culture Collection and does not provide ATCC numbers for our organisms.
Ordering information: Microbial and fungal cultures are restricted and can only be ordered by educational professionals.
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Caution: This organism is pathogenic, Ward’s recommends that you utilize proper aseptic technique when handling all microorganisms.