Caldanaerobius zeae (Cann et al.) Lee et al. (ATCC® BAA-16)

Strain Designations: Mel2 [DSM 13642]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Thermoanaerobacterium zeae Cann et al.
Strain Designations Mel2 [DSM 13642]
Organic waste from a canning factory, Hoopeston, IL
Type Strain yes (type strain)
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 yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1053: Reinforced Clostridial medium (Oxoid CM149)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 65.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor P Stroot
Organic waste from a canning factory, Hoopeston, IL

Cann IK, et al. Characterization of two novel saccharolytic, anaerobic thermophiles, Thermoanaerobacterium polysaccharolyticum sp. nov. and Thermoanaerobacterium zeae sp. nov., and emendation of the genus Thermoanaerobacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 293-302, 2001. PubMed: 11321073

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U75993 Thermoanaerobacterium zeae strain me12 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.

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