Dechloromonas agitata Achenbach et al. (ATCC® 700666)

Strain Designations: CKB [DSM 13637]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations CKB [DSM 13637]
Produces chlorite dismutase
Reduces perchlorate/chlorate
Sediments from waste sludge at a pulp and paper plant, York, PA, 1998
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 2106: Dechlorimonas agitatus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% CO2-10% H2
Name of Depositor JD Coates
Sediments from waste sludge at a pulp and paper plant, York, PA, 1998

Achenbach LA, et al. Dechloromonas agitata gen. nov., sp. nov. and Dechlorosoma suillum gen. nov., sp. nov., two novel environmentally dominant (per)chlorate-reducing bacteria and their phylogenetic position. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 527-533, 2001. PubMed: 11321099

Bruce RA, Achenbach LA, Coates JD. Reduction of (per)chlorate by a novel organism isolated from paper mill waste. Environ. Microbiol. 1: 319-329, 1999. PubMed: 11207750

Coated JD, et al. Ubiquity and diversity of dissimilatory (per)chlorate-reducing bacteria. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 65: 5234-5241, 1999. PubMed: 10583970

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF047462 16S rRNA sequence

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