Aminobacter aminovorans (den Dooren de Jong) Urakami et al. emend. Kampfer et al. (ATCC® 27109)

Strain Designations: NTA [DSM 14059]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Pseudomonas sp.
Strain Designations NTA [DSM 14059]
Degrades nitrilotriacetic acid
Sewage aeration tank
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium Medium 609: Pseudomonas medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor DD Focht
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
D D Focht
Sewage aeration tank

Focht DD, Joseph HA. Bacterial degradation of nitrilotriacetic acid (NTA). Can. J. Microbiol. 17: 1553-1556, 1971. PubMed: 5158742

Auling G, et al. Description of the gram-negative, obligately aerobic, nitrilotriacetate (NTA)-utilizing bacteria as Chelatobacter heintzii, gen. nov., sp. nov., and Chelatococcus asaccharovorans, gen. nov., sp. nov.. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 16: 104-112, 1993.

Kampfer P, et al. Chelatobacter heintzii (Auling et al. 1993) is a later subjective synonym of Aminobacter aminovorans (Urakami et al. 1992). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 835-839, 2002. PubMed: 12054247

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