Methanotorris formicicus Takai et al. (ATCC® BAA-687)

Strain Designations: Mc-S-70 [JCM 11930]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Methanotorris formicicum
Strain Designations Mc-S-70 [JCM 11930]
Isolation
Thermal vent
isolation date: March, 2002
Type Strain yes RefTakai K, et al. Methanotorris formicicus sp. nov., a novel extremely thermophilic, methane-producing archaeon isolated from a black smoker chimney in the Central Indian Ridge. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54: 1095-1100, 2004. PubMed: 15280275
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes RefTakai K, et al. Methanotorris formicicus sp. nov., a novel extremely thermophilic, methane-producing archaeon isolated from a black smoker chimney in the Central Indian Ridge. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54: 1095-1100, 2004. PubMed: 15280275
Medium Medium 2121: Methanococcus jannaschii medium (DSM 282)
Growth Conditions
Atmosphere: hydrogen (H2), 80%; carbon dioxide (CO2), 20%
Temperature: 65.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor K Takai
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Isolation
Thermal vent
isolation date: March, 2002
Year of Origin 2002
References

black smoker chimney, Central Indian Ridge, Indian Ocean

Takai K, et al. Methanotorris formicicus sp. nov., a novel extremely thermophilic, methane-producing archaeon isolated from a black smoker chimney in the Central Indian Ridge. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54: 1095-1100, 2004. PubMed: 15280275

Takai K, et al. Methanotorris formicicus sp. nov., a novel extremely thermophilic, methane-producing archaeon isolated from a black smoker chimney in the Central Indian Ridge. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54: 1095-1100, 2004. PubMed: 15280275

Takai K, et al. Methanotorris formicicus sp. nov., a novel extremely thermophilic, methane-producing archaeon isolated from a black smoker chimney in the Central Indian Ridge. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54: 1095-1100, 2004. PubMed: 15280275

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