Zymomonas mobilis (Lindner) Kluyver and van Niel (ATCC® 31822)

Strain Designations: ZM401  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations ZM401
Produces ethyl alcohol ethanol
Production of ethanol from molasses
Mutant derived from ATCC 31821
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1341: RM medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor PL Rogers
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished.
Mutant derived from ATCC 31821

Rogers PL, Tribe DE. Semibatch ethanol production. US Patent 4,443,543 dated Apr 17 1984

Tribe DE, Rogers PL. Ethanol production in a continuous process with cell recycle. US Patent 4,443,544 dated Apr 17 1984

Rhee SK, et al. Ethanol production from desalted molasses using Saccharomyces uvarum and Zymomonas mobilis. J. Ferment. Technol. 62: 297-300, 1984.

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