Nitrobacter sp. (ATCC® 14123)

Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Nitrobacter agilis Nelson
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format test tube
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® yes
Type Strain no
Transfer to fresh medium upon arrival. Allow 3-5 days for growth under static conditions. Growth rate is accelerated on a reciprocal shaker.
Nitrate oxidation system
Medium ATCC® Medium 96: Nitrobacter Medium B
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor EL Schmidt

Tanaka Y, et al. Purification of cytochrome a-lc-l from Nitrobacter agilis and characterization of nitrite oxidation system of the bacterium. Arch. Microbiol. 135: 265-271, 1983.

Hovanec TA, DeLong EF. Comparative analysis of nitrifying bacteria associated with freshwater and marine aquaria. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 62: 2888-2896, 1996. PubMed: 8702281

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X89566 N.winogradskyi DNA for coxA, coxB and coxC genes.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L35507 Nitrobacter winogradskyi (ATCC 14123) 16S ribosomal RNA (16S rRNA) gene.

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