Acidovorax sp. (ATCC® BAA-1802)

Strain Designations: JS42  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations JS42
degrades 2-nitrotoluene
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

Acidovorax sp. JS42, complete genome

Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor N Pinel
Year of Origin 1993

Haigler BE, et al. Biodegradation of 2-nitrotoluene by Pseudomonas sp. strain JS42. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 60: 3466-3469, 1994. PubMed: 7944378

An D, et al. Oxidative release of nitrite from 2-nitrotoluene by a three-component enzyme system from Pseudomonas sp. strain JS42. J. Bacteriol. 176: 7462-7467, 1994. PubMed: 8002568

Cross References

Complete Genome (GenBank) : CP000539 Acidovorax sp. JS42, complete genome

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000540 Acidovorax sp. JS42 plasmid pAOVO01, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000541 Acidovorax sp. JS42 plasmid pAOVO02, complete sequence

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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