Clostridium thermocellum Viljoen et al. (ATCC® 27405D-5)

Strain Designations: Genomic DNA from Clostridium thermocellum Strain VPI 7372 [ATCC® 27405™]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations Genomic DNA from Clostridium thermocellum Strain VPI 7372 [ATCC® 27405™]
Application
Biotechnology
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format dried
At least 5 µg in 1X TE buffer
OD260/OD280: 1.6 to 2.0
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Clostridium thermocellum ATCC 27405, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Comments
This preparation of high molecular weight DNA is appropriate for use in the polymerase chain reaction (PCR)* process and other molecular biology applications.
*the PCR process is covered by patents owned by Hoffmann-La Roche Inc. Use of the PCR process requires a license.
Genome sequenced strain
Name of Depositor ATCC
Special Collection DNA
References

Johnson EA. Saccharification of complex cellulosic substrates by the cellulase system from Clostridium thermocellum. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 43: 1125-1132, 1982.

McBee RH. The characteristics of Clostridium thermocellum. J. Bacteriol. 67: 505-506, 1954. PubMed: 13152068

Korean Biochem. J. 23: 418-421, 1990.

Korean J. Appl. Microbiol. Bioeng. 15: 352-355, 1987.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF148212 Clostridium thermocellum hydrogenase-1 (hydA) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M67438 Clostridium thermocellum xylanase (xynX) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000568 Clostridium thermocellum ATCC 27405, complete genome.