Heliobacillus mobilis Beer-Romero and Gest (ATCC® 43427)

Strain Designations: Romero/Gest 6  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Romero/Gest 6
Produces bacteriochlorophyll g
Rice paddy soil, Thailand
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2694: PYE Medium for 43427
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor H Gest
Rice paddy soil, Thailand

Beer-Romero P, Gest H. Heliobacillus mobilis, a peritrichously flagellated anoxyphototroph containing bacteriochlorophyll g. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 41: 109-114, 1987.

Sullivan DJ Jr., et al. Validation list no. 65. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 627, 1998. PubMed: 9776615

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB100835 Heliobacillus mobilis gene for 16S rRNA, partial sequence

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