Rhizobium radiobacter (Beijerinck and van Delden) Young et al. (ATCC® 33970)

Strain Designations: C58 [CIP 104333]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Agrobacterium tumefaciens (Smith and Townsend) Conn
Strain Designations C58 [CIP 104333]
Produces restriction endonuclease AtuCI
Cherry gall, New York
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Contains temperature-sensitive plasmid
Plasmid fingerprints
Classroom demonstration of genetic transformation
Medium Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor J Kleyn
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- J Kleyn <-- E Nester <-- RH Hamilton
Cherry gall, New York

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Goodner B, et al. Genome sequence of the plant pathogen and biotechnology agent Agrobacterium tumefaciens C58. Science 294: 2323-2328, 2001. PubMed: 11743194

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE008688 Agrobacterium tumefaciens str. C58 circular chromosome, complete sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE007869 Agrobacterium tumefaciens str. C58 circular chromosome, complete sequence.