Mycobacterium gadium Casal and Calero (ATCC® BAA-496)

Strain Designations: JS616  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations JS616
Degrades vinyl chloride chloroethylene
Sediment, Carlyss, LA, June 2001, Nicholas Coleman
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 no
Medium ATCC® Medium 2324: 1/10 TSA with glucose
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor JC Spain, NV Coleman
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
J C Spain
N V Coleman
Sediment, Carlyss, LA, June 2001, Nicholas Coleman
Year of Origin 2001

Coleman NV, et al. Phylogenetic and kinetic diversity of aerobic vinyl chloride- assimilating bacteria from contaminated sites. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 68: 6162-6171, 2002. PubMed: 12450841

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF498654 Mycobacterium gadium strain JS616 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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