Chloroflexus aurantiacus Pierson and Castenholz (ATCC® 29362)

Strain Designations: 244-3  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 244-3
Application
Oxidizes sulfide
Biotechnology
Isolation
Hot spring
Wyoming, United States
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
Description
Medium Medium 920: Chloroflexus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 50.0°C
Atmosphere: Under 100 foot candles tungsten
Name of Depositor MT Madigan
Special Collection National Park Service Special Collection (NPS)
Isolation
Hot spring
Wyoming, United States
Geographical Isolation Yellowstone National Park
References

Pierson BK, Castenholz RW. A phototrophic gliding filamentous bacterium of hot springs, Chloroflexus aurantiacus, gen. and sp. nov.. Arch. Microbiol. 100: 5-24, 1974. PubMed: 4374148

Madigan MT, Brock TD. Photosynthetic sulfide oxidation by Chloroflexus aurantiacus, a filamentous, photosynthetic, gliding bacterium. J. Bacteriol. 122: 782-784, 1975. PubMed: 1092670

alkaline hot springs, Yellowstone National Park

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
  • This material is distributed for scientific and educational research purposes only and is part of the National Park Service Special Collection. A signed National Park Service MTA is both required prior to shipment to customers proposing a non-commercial use. A separate agreement is required from the National Park Service for customers proposing a commercial use
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