Geobacillus toebii subsp. decanicus (ATCC® BAA-1004)

Strain Designations: L1 [DSM 17041]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Geobacillus toebii
Strain Designations L1 [DSM 17041]
Compost pile, Naples, Italy, January, 2004
Type Strain yes
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
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 2490: Geobacillus tobeii Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 70°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor A Poli, I Romano
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Compost pile, Naples, Italy, January, 2004
Year of Origin 2004

Annarita Poli, personal communication

Poli A, et al. Geobacillus toebii subsp. decanicus subsp. nov., a hydrocarbon-degrading, heavy metal resistant bacterium from hot compost. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 52(4): 223-234, 2006. PubMed: 17116971

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