Sphingomonas trueperi Kampfer et al. (ATCC® 12417)

Strain Designations: DSM 7225 [LMG 2142, NCIMB 9391]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Pseudomonas azotocolligans Anderson
Strain Designations DSM 7225 [LMG 2142, NCIMB 9391]
Produces coenzyme Q-10
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Nitrogen metabolism
Medium ATCC® Medium 14: Azotobacter medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor GR Anderson

Folkers KA, Woodruff HB. Fermentation production of coenzyme Q-10. US Patent 3,066,080 dated Nov 27 1962

Anderson GR. Nitrogen fixation by Pseudomonas-like soil bacteria. J. Bacteriol. 70: 129-133, 1955. PubMed: 13251976

Kampfer P, et al. Classification of "Pseudomonas azotocolligans" Anderson 1955, 132, in the genus Sphingomonas as Sphingomonas trueperi sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47: 577-583, 1997. PubMed: 9103654

Hill S, Postgate JR. Failure of putative nitrogen-fixing bacteria to fix nitrogen. J. Gen. Microbiol. 58: 277-285, 1969. PubMed: 5360480

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X97776 16S rDNA sequence

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