Methyloprofundus sedimenti (ATCC® BAA-2619)

Strain Designations: WF1  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations WF1
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 2850: Modified Nitrate Minimal Salts Medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 20°C to 23°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor PL Tavormina
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- PL Tavormina, California Inst. Tech.

Methyloprofundus sedimentus gen. nov., sp. nov., an obligate methanotroph from the ocean sediment belonging to Deep See 1 clade of marine methanotrophs. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (in preparation)

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KF484906 Methylococcaceae bacterium WF1 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KF484907 Methylococcaceae bacterium WF1 methanol dehydrogenase alpha subunit (mxa) gene, partial cds

Nucleotide (GenBank) : KF484908 Methylococcaceae bacterium WF1 methane monooxygenase protein C (pmoC) gene, partial cds; and methane monooxygenase protein A (pmoA) gene, complete cds

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