Sulfurospirillum barnesii Stolz et al. (ATCC® 700032)

Strain Designations: SES-3 [DSM 10660]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Geospirillum barnesii
Strain Designations SES-3 [DSM 10660]
Reduces arsenate
Reduces selenic acid selenate
Selenate-contaminated freshwater marsh sediment, Massie Slough, NV
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Reduction of heavy metals and other electron acceptors
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 80% N2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor RS Oremland
Selenate-contaminated freshwater marsh sediment, Massie Slough, NV

Dowdle P, et al. Isolation, grwoth, and metabolism of an obligately anaerobic, selenate-respiring bacterium, strain SES-3. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 60: 3011-3019, 1994.

Lovley DR, et al. Growth of strain SES-3 with arsenate and other diverse electron acceptors. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 61: 3556-3561, 1995.

Stolz JF, et al. Sulfurospirillum barnesii sp. nov. and Sulfurospirillum arsenophilum sp. nov., new members of the Sulfurospirillum clade of the epsilon Proteobacteria. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 1177-1180, 1999. PubMed: 10425777

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF038843 16S rRNA sequence

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