Methanosarcina mazei (Barker) Mah and Kuhn (ATCC® BAA-159D-5)

Strain Designations: Genomic DNA from strain DSM 3647 (ATCC BAA-159)  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations Genomic DNA from strain DSM 3647 (ATCC BAA-159)
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format dried At least 5 µg in 1X TE buffer
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Methanosarcina mazei strain Goe1, complete genome.

Type Strain no
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

Maestrojuan GM, et al. Taxonomy and halotolerance of mesophilic Methanosarcina strains, assignment of strains to species, and synonymy of Methanosarcina mazei and Methanosarcina frisia. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 561-567, 1992.

Jussofie A, et al. Methane formation from methanol and molecular hydrogen by protoplasts of new methanogenic isolates and inhibition by dicyclohexylcarbodiimide. Arch. Microbiol. 146: 245-249, 1986.

Deppenmeier U, et al. A methyl-CoM methylreductase system from methanogenic bacterium strain Go 1 not requiring ATP for activity. FEBS Lett. 241: 60-64, 1988.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE008384 Methanosarcina mazei strain Goe1, complete genome.