Dehalococcoides sp. (ATCC® BAA-2099)

Strain Designations: GT  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations GT
Isolation
Chloroethene contaminated aquifer; Cottage Grove, WI, USA
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Dehalococcoides sp. GT, complete genome

Type Strain no
Comments
Genome sequenced strain
Growth can best be monitored using real time PCR; see Protocol for quantifying in Related Links.
Medium Medium 2760: MOPS Buffered Medium for Dehalococcoides sp.
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24-30°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic; 100% N2 or 80% N2-20% CO2
Name of Depositor FE Löffler
Isolation
Chloroethene contaminated aquifer; Cottage Grove, WI, USA
References

Moench TT, Zeikus JG. An improved preparation method for a titanium (III) media reductant. J. Microbiol. Methods. 1: 199-202, 1983.

Sung Y, et al. Quantitative PCR confirms purity of strain GT, a novel trichloroethene-to-ethene-respiring Dehalococcoides isolate. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 72(3): 1980-1987, 2006. PubMed: 16517646

Ritalahti KM, et al. Quantitative PCR targeting 16S rRNA and reductive dehalogenase genes simultaneously monitors multiple Dehalococcoides strains. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 72(4): 2765-2774, 2006. PubMed: 16597981

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP001924 Dehalococcoides sp. GT, complete genome