Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus Wiegel and Ljungdahl (ATCC® 31550)

Strain Designations: JW 200 [DSM 2246]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations JW 200 [DSM 2246]
Application
Degrades cellulose
Produces alcohol dehydrogenase
Produces ethyl alcohol ethanol
Production of ethanol from cellulose
Isolation
Hot spring
Wyoming, United States
Type Strain yes RefWiegel J, Ljungdahl LG. Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus, new genus new species a new, extreme thermophilic, anaerobic bacterium. Arch. Microbiol. 128: 343-348, 1981. , RefValidation list no. 9. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 384-385, 1982. , (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes RefWiegel J, Ljungdahl LG. Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus, new genus new species a new, extreme thermophilic, anaerobic bacterium. Arch. Microbiol. 128: 343-348, 1981. , RefValidation list no. 9. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 384-385, 1982. , (type strain)
Medium Medium 1190: Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 55.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor LG Ljungdahl
Special Collection National Park Service Special Collection (NPS)
Isolation
Hot spring
Wyoming, United States
Geographical Isolation Yellowstone National Park
References

Bryant FO, et al. Purification and properties of primary and secondary alcohol dehydrogenases from Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 54: 460-465, 1988.

Ljungdahl LG, Wiegel JK. Anaerobic thermophilic culture system. US Patent 4,292,406 dated Sep 29 1981

Wiegel J, Ljungdahl LG. Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus, new genus new species a new, extreme thermophilic, anaerobic bacterium. Arch. Microbiol. 128: 343-348, 1981.

Validation list no. 9. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 384-385, 1982.

type strain

hot spring, Yellowstone National Park

Wiegel J, Ljungdahl LG. Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus, new genus new species a new, extreme thermophilic, anaerobic bacterium. Arch. Microbiol. 128: 343-348, 1981.

Validation list no. 9. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 384-385, 1982.

type strain

Wiegel J, Ljungdahl LG. Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus, new genus new species a new, extreme thermophilic, anaerobic bacterium. Arch. Microbiol. 128: 343-348, 1981.

Validation list no. 9. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 384-385, 1982.

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L09162 Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus (ATCC 31550) 16S ribosomal RNA (16S rRNA) gene.