Rhodoferax fermentans Hiraishi et al. (ATCC® 49787)

Strain Designations: FR2 [JCM 7819]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations FR2 [JCM 7819]
Ditch water
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
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1803: FYCS medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor A Hiraishi
Ditch water

Hiraishi A, et al. Rhodoferax fermentans new genus new species a phototrophic purple nonsulfur bacterium previously referred to as the Rhodocyclus gelatinosus like group. Arch. Microbiol. 155: 330-336, 1991.

Deed RW, et al. Validation list no. 40. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 191-192, 1992. PubMed: 1736967

type strain

type strain

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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.
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