Geothrix fermentans Coates et al. (ATCC® 700665)

Strain Designations: H-5  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations H-5
Application
Reduces iron (ferric, FeIII) ferric iron
Biotechnology
Isolation
Sediment from site MW20 in a petroleum-contaminated aquifer at the Defense Fuel Supply Center, Hanahan, SC
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium Medium 2123: Geothrix fermentans medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor JD Coates
Isolation
Sediment from site MW20 in a petroleum-contaminated aquifer at the Defense Fuel Supply Center, Hanahan, SC
References

Coates JD, et al. Geothrix fermentans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel Fe(III)-reducing bacterium from a hydrocarbon-contaminated aquifer. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 1615-1622, 1999. PubMed: 10555343

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U41563 16S rDNA sequence

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