Desulfomonile tiedjei DeWeerd et al. (ATCC® 49306)

Strain Designations: DCB-1  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations DCB-1
Degrades 3-chlorobenzoic acid 3-chlorobenzoate, m-chlorobenzoate
Dehalogenation of halobenzoates
Sewage sludge, Michigan
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Carbon dioxide-fixation
H2 consumption, dehalogenation and sulfur reduction
Medium Medium 1690: Desulfomonile tiedjei medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor KA DeWeerd
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--KA DeWeerd<<--J.M. Tiedje <<--- D.R. Shelton
Sewage sludge, Michigan

Shelton DR, Tiedje JM. Isolation and partial characterization of bacteria in an anaerobic consortium that mineralizes 3-chlorobenzoic acid. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 48: 840-848, 1984.

Stevens TO, et al. Physiological characterization of strain DCB-1, a unique dehalogenating sulfidogenic bacterium. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 54: 2938-2943, 1988. PubMed: 3223760

Stevens TO, Tiedje JM. Carbon dioxide fixation and mixotrophic metabolism by strain DCB-1, a dehalogenating anaerobic bacterium. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 54: 2944-2948, 1988. PubMed: 3146946

DeWeerd KA, Suflita JM. Anaerobic aryl reductive dehalogenation of halobenzoates by cell extracts of ``Desulfomonile tiedjei.''. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 56: 2999-3005, 1990.

DeWeerd KA, et al. Desulfomonile tiedjei gen. nov. and sp. nov., a novel anaerobic, dehalogenating, sulfate-reducing bacterium. Arch. Microbiol. 154: 23-30, 1990.

Validation list no. 36. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 178-179, 1991.

DeWeerd KA, et al. Relationship between hydrogen consumption, dehalogenation, and the reduction of sulfur oxyanions by Desulfomonile tiedjei. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 57: 1929-1934, 1991. PubMed: 1892383

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M26635 D.tiedjei small subunit ribosomal RNA.

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