Geobacter thiogenes (De Wever et al.) Nevin et al. (ATCC® BAA-34)

Strain Designations: K1  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Trichlorobacter thiogenes De Wever et al.
Strain Designations K1
Dechlorinates trichloroacetate
Subsoil along Mill Creek, Muskegon County, MI, a Michigan Superfund site, 1997
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2635: Desulfuromonas michiganenesis Medium
Growth Conditions
Atmosphere: nitrogen (N2), 80%; carbon dioxide (CO2), 20%
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor JM Tiedje
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--JM Tiedje<<--J.R. Cole
Subsoil along Mill Creek, Muskegon County, MI, a Michigan Superfund site, 1997
Year of Origin 1997

De Wever H, et al. Reductive dehalogenation of trichloroacetic acid by Trichlorobacter thiogenes gen. nov., sp. nov.. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 66: 2297-2301, 2000. PubMed: 10831402

Cole JR, et al. Isolation and characterization of a novel bacterium growing via reductive dehalogenation of 2-chlorophenol. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 60: 3536-3542, 1994.

. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSEM. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1-2, 2001. PubMed: 11211245

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF223382 16S rRNA sequence

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