Thermus sp. (ATCC® BAA-302)

Strain Designations: HR13  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations HR13
Oxidizes arsenite
Hot spring
isolation date: 1999
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 freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 461: Castenholz TYE medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 65.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor T Gihring
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Hot spring
isolation date: 1999
Year of Origin 1999

hot spring, northern California

Tom Gihring, personal communication

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