Thermus aquaticus Brock and Freeze (ATCC® 25104)

Strain Designations: YT-1 [DSM 625, JCM 10724, LMG 8924, NCAIM B.01703, NCIB 11243]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations YT-1 [DSM 625, JCM 10724, LMG 8924, NCAIM B.01703, NCIB 11243]
Application
Produces restriction endonuclease TaqI
Produces restriction endonuclease TaqII
Isolation
Hot spring
Wyoming, United States
Type Strain yes RefBrock TD, Freeze H. Thermus aquaticus gen. n. and sp. n., a nonsporulating extreme thermophile. J. Bacteriol. 98: 289-297, 1969. PubMed: 5781580, RefSkerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980. , (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes RefBrock TD, Freeze H. Thermus aquaticus gen. n. and sp. n., a nonsporulating extreme thermophile. J. Bacteriol. 98: 289-297, 1969. PubMed: 5781580, RefSkerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980. , (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 461: Castenholz TYE medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 70.0°C
Name of Depositor TD Brock
Special Collection National Park Service Special Collection (NPS)
Isolation
Hot spring
Wyoming, United States
Geographical Isolation Yellowstone National Park
References

Brock TD, Freeze H. Thermus aquaticus gen. n. and sp. n., a nonsporulating extreme thermophile. J. Bacteriol. 98: 289-297, 1969. PubMed: 5781580

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980.

Roberts RJ. Restriction and modification enzymes and their recognition sequences. Nucleic Acids Res. 13: r165-r200, 1985. PubMed: 2987885

type strain

hot spring, Yellowstone National Park

Brock TD, Freeze H. Thermus aquaticus gen. n. and sp. n., a nonsporulating extreme thermophile. J. Bacteriol. 98: 289-297, 1969. PubMed: 5781580

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980.

type strain

Brock TD, Freeze H. Thermus aquaticus gen. n. and sp. n., a nonsporulating extreme thermophile. J. Bacteriol. 98: 289-297, 1969. PubMed: 5781580

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980.

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z15006 T.aquaticus RNase P RNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : E07542 Gene coding thermotolerance-donating protein.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : J04639 Thermus aquaticus DNA polymerase (PolI) gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : E02607 DNA encoding thermostability aminopeptidase(AP-T).

Nucleotide (GenBank) : E07541 Gene coding thermotolerance-donating protein gDNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D00814 Thermus aquaticus gene for aminopeptidase T, complete cds.

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