Methanothermobacter wolfeii (Winter et al.) Wasserfallen et al. (ATCC® 43096)

Strain Designations: DSM 2970  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Methanobacterium wolfei Winter et al.
Strain Designations DSM 2970
Application
Produces restriction endonuclease MwoI
Biotechnology
Isolation
Sewage sludge and river sediment mixture
Type Strain yes Ref Validation list no. 17. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 223-225, 1985. , RefWinter J, et al. Methanobacterium wolfei, sp.nov., a new tungsten-requiring, thermophilic, autotrophic methanogen. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 5: 457-466, 1984. , RefWasserfallen A, et al. Phylogenetic analysis of 18 thermophilic Methanobacterium isolates supports the proposals to create a new genus, Methanothermobacter gen. nov., and to reclassify several isolates in three species, Methanothermobacter thermautotrophicus comb. nov., Methanothermobacter wolfeii comb. nov., and Methanothermobacter marburgensis sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 43-53, 2000. PubMed: 10826786
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes Ref Validation list no. 17. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 223-225, 1985. , RefWinter J, et al. Methanobacterium wolfei, sp.nov., a new tungsten-requiring, thermophilic, autotrophic methanogen. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 5: 457-466, 1984. , RefWasserfallen A, et al. Phylogenetic analysis of 18 thermophilic Methanobacterium isolates supports the proposals to create a new genus, Methanothermobacter gen. nov., and to reclassify several isolates in three species, Methanothermobacter thermautotrophicus comb. nov., Methanothermobacter wolfeii comb. nov., and Methanothermobacter marburgensis sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 43-53, 2000. PubMed: 10826786
Medium Medium 1340: MS medium for methanogens
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 60.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 80% H2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor J Winter
Isolation
Sewage sludge and river sediment mixture
References

Validation list no. 17. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 223-225, 1985.

Winter J, et al. Methanobacterium wolfei, sp.nov., a new tungsten-requiring, thermophilic, autotrophic methanogen. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 5: 457-466, 1984.

Lunnen KD, et al. Characterization and cloning of MwoI(GCN7GC), a new type-II restriction-modification system from Methanobacterium wolfei. Gene 77: 11-19, 1989. PubMed: 2663652

Wasserfallen A, et al. Phylogenetic analysis of 18 thermophilic Methanobacterium isolates supports the proposals to create a new genus, Methanothermobacter gen. nov., and to reclassify several isolates in three species, Methanothermobacter thermautotrophicus comb. nov., Methanothermobacter wolfeii comb. nov., and Methanothermobacter marburgensis sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 43-53, 2000. PubMed: 10826786

Validation list no. 17. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 223-225, 1985.

Winter J, et al. Methanobacterium wolfei, sp.nov., a new tungsten-requiring, thermophilic, autotrophic methanogen. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 5: 457-466, 1984.

Wasserfallen A, et al. Phylogenetic analysis of 18 thermophilic Methanobacterium isolates supports the proposals to create a new genus, Methanothermobacter gen. nov., and to reclassify several isolates in three species, Methanothermobacter thermautotrophicus comb. nov., Methanothermobacter wolfeii comb. nov., and Methanothermobacter marburgensis sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 43-53, 2000. PubMed: 10826786

Validation list no. 17. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 35: 223-225, 1985.

Winter J, et al. Methanobacterium wolfei, sp.nov., a new tungsten-requiring, thermophilic, autotrophic methanogen. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 5: 457-466, 1984.

Wasserfallen A, et al. Phylogenetic analysis of 18 thermophilic Methanobacterium isolates supports the proposals to create a new genus, Methanothermobacter gen. nov., and to reclassify several isolates in three species, Methanothermobacter thermautotrophicus comb. nov., Methanothermobacter wolfeii comb. nov., and Methanothermobacter marburgensis sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 43-53, 2000. PubMed: 10826786