Propionispora hippei Abou-Zeid et al. (ATCC® BAA-665)

Strain Designations: KS [DSM 15287]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations KS [DSM 15287]
Degrades poly (propylene adipate)
Produces propionic acid
isolation date: 1998
Type Strain yes (Hanno Biebl, personal communication)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (Hanno Biebl, personal communication)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1754: PETC medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor H Biebl, DM Abou-Zeid
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
H Biebl
D M Abou-Zeid
isolation date: 1998
Year of Origin 1998

sewage digester sludge from municipal treatment plant, Gifhorn, Lower Saxony

Hanno Biebl, personal communication

Abou-Zeid DM, et al. Propionispora hippei sp. nov., a novel Gram-negative, spore-forming anaerobe that produces propionic acid. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54(Pt 3): 951-954, 2004. PubMed: 15143048

Hanno Biebl, personal communication

Hanno Biebl, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ508927 Propionispora hippei partial 16S rRNA gene, clone 5

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