Mariprofundus ferrooxydans Emerson et al. (ATCC® BAA-1021)

Strain Designations: JV-1  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Siderooxidans marinum
Strain Designations JV-1
Thermal vent
isolation date: November, 1998
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25°C
Atmosphere: Microaerophilic
Name of Depositor D Emerson
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Thermal vent
isolation date: November, 1998
Year of Origin 1998

Emerson D, Moyer CL. Neutrophilic Fe-oxidizing bacteria are abundant at the Loihi Seamount hydrothermal vents and play a major role in Fe oxide deposition. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 68: 3085-3093, 2002. PubMed: 12039770

vent sample, Loihi Seamount, Hawaiian Archipelago

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

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