Ferritrophicum radicicola (ATCC® BAA-1016)

Strain Designations: CCJ  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Siderooxidans lithotrophicum
Strain Designations CCJ
Oxidizes iron
isolation date: May 9, 2002
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 7266: Modified Wolfe's Mineral Medium Gradient Plate Medium
Growth Conditions
Atmosphere: Microaerophilic (3%-5% O2 - 10% CO2)
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor D Emerson, J Weiss
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
D Emerson
J Weiss
isolation date: May 9, 2002
Year of Origin 2002

David Emerson, personal communication

Emerson D, Floyd MM. Enrichment and isolation of iron-oxidizing bacteria at neutral pH. Methods Enzymol. 397: 112-123, 2005. PubMed: 16260287

J Weiss, et al. Characterization of Neutrophilic Fe(II)-Oxidizing Bacteria Isolated from the Rhizosphere of Wetland Plants and Description of Ferritrophicum radicicola gen. nov. sp. nov., and Sideroxydans paludicola sp. nov. Geomicrobiol. J. 24(7-8): 559-570, 2007

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : DQ386263 Ferritrophicum radicicola strain CCJ 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence

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