Paracoccus zeaxanthinifaciens Berry et al. (ATCC® 21588)

Strain Designations: R-1512 [LMG 21293]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Unidentified bacterium
Strain Designations R-1512 [LMG 21293]
Application
Produces zeaxanthin
Isolation
Marine
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
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes RefBerry A, et al. Paracoccus zeaxanthinifaciens sp. nov., a zeaxanthin-producing bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53: 231-238, 2003. PubMed: 12656178
Medium ATCC® Medium 665: YTN medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
Special Collection ATCC
Isolation
Marine
References

Schoeher AJ, Wiss O. Process for the manufacture of zeaxanthin. US Patent 3,891,504 dated Jun 24 1975

Berry A, et al. Paracoccus zeaxanthinifaciens sp. nov., a zeaxanthin-producing bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53: 231-238, 2003. PubMed: 12656178

seaweed, coast of African Red Sea

Berry A, et al. Paracoccus zeaxanthinifaciens sp. nov., a zeaxanthin-producing bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53: 231-238, 2003. PubMed: 12656178

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF461158 Paracoccus zeaxanthinifaciens strain ATCC 21588 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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