Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans (Temple and Colmer) Kelly and Wood (ATCC® 13598)

Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Thiobacillus ferrooxidans Temple and Colmer
Application
Biotechnology
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format test tube
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments

Taxonomy.

Produces hydrogen sulfide: ferric ion oxidoreductase. 

Medium Medium 2039: Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans Medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor AP Harrison
References

Hutchinson M, et al. Taxonomy of the acidophilic thiobacilli. J. Gen. Microbiol. 44: 373-381, 1966. PubMed: 5971385

Sugio T, et al. Existence of a hydrogen sulfide:Ferric ion oxidoreductase in iron-oxidizing bacteria. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 58: 431-433, 1992.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB189132 Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans gene, 16S-23S rDNA region, strain: ATCC 13598.