Roseobacter denitrificans Shiba (ATCC® 33942)

Strain Designations: OCh 114  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations OCh 114
Seaweed, Enteromorpha linza
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Roseobacter denitrificans OCh 114, complete genome.

Type Strain yes (type strain)
Light-induced pigment changes
Rhodobacter denitrificans
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor T Shiba
Seaweed, Enteromorpha linza

Validation list no. 37. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 331, 1991.

Takaichi S, et al. Light-induced changes of carotenoid pigments in anaerobic cells of the aerobic photosynthetic bacterium Roseobacter denitrificans Erythrobacter sp OCh 114 reduction of spheroidenone to 3,4 dihydrospheroidenone. Arch. Microbiol. 155: 473-476, 1991.

Shiba T. Roseobacter litoralis gen.nov., sp.nov., and Roseobacter denitrificans sp.nov., aerobic pink-pigmented bacteria which contain bacteriochlorophyll a. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 14: 140-145, 1991.

Neumann U, et al. Lipopolysaccharide and porin of Roseobacter denitrificans, confirming its phylogenetic relationship to the alpha-3 subgroup of Proteobacteria. Microbiology 141: 2013-2017, 1995. PubMed: 7551064

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ224911 Roseobacter denitrificans ATCC 33942T nirS gene, partial.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000362 Roseobacter denitrificans OCh 114, complete genome.

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