Psychroflexus torquis Bowman et al. (ATCC® 700755)

Strain Designations: ACAM 623 [651]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations ACAM 623 [651]
Application
Produces arachidonic acid
Produces eicosapentaenoic acid
Biotechnology
Isolation
Sea ice algal assemblage, Prydz Bay, Antarctica
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 5.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor ACAM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--ACAM<<--J. Bowman
Isolation
Sea ice algal assemblage, Prydz Bay, Antarctica
References

Bowman JP, et al. Psychroflexus torquis gen. nov., sp. nov., a psychrophilic species from Antarctic sea ice, and reclassification of Flavobacterium gondwanense (Dobson et al. 1993) as Psychroflexus gondwanense gen. nov., comb. nov.. Microbiology 144: 1601-1609, 1998. PubMed: 9639931

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U85881 16S rRNA sequence

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