Marinobacter squalenivorans (ATCC® BAA-792)

Strain Designations: 2Asq64 [DSM 15125]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations 2Asq64 [DSM 15125]
Application
Metabolizes squalene
Isolation
Sediment, saltwater
France
isolation date: July, 1999
Type Strain yes (P C Bonin, personal communication)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (P C Bonin, personal communication)
Medium Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor PC Bonin
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Isolation
Sediment, saltwater
France
isolation date: July, 1999
Geographical Isolation French Mediterranean coast
Year of Origin 1999
References

Bonin PC, et al. Anaerobic biodegradation of squalene: using DGGE to monitor the isolation of denitrifying bacteria taken from enrichment cultures. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 42: 37-49, 2002.

crude oil-contaminated coastal sediment [Carteau cove, Gulf of Fos, French Mediterranean coast, 12 miles west of Marseille near the mouth of the river Rhone]

P C Bonin, personal communication

P C Bonin, personal communication

P C Bonin, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ439500 Marinobacter sp. 2Asq64 partial 16S rRNA gene, strain 2Asq64.