Rhizobium sp. (ATCC® BAA-868)

Strain Designations: K84  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Agrobacterium radiobacter
Strain Designations K84
A biological control agent for the plant disease crown gall
Plant - Surface of a crown gall tumor, 1972
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments Non-pathogenic isolate
Medium ATCC® Medium 111: Rhizobium X medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor SK Farrand, A Kerr
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Plant - Surface of a crown gall tumor, 1972

Slater SC, et al. Genome sequences of three Agrobacterium biovars help elucidate the evolution of multi-chromosome genomes in bacteria. J. Bacteriol. 191(8): 2501-2511, 2009. PubMed: 19251847

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000628 Agrobacterium radiobacter K84 chromosome 1, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000629 Agrobacterium radiobacter K84 chromosome 2, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000630 Agrobacterium radiobacter K84 plasmid pAtK84b, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000631 Agrobacterium radiobacter K84 plasmid pAtK84c, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000632 Agrobacterium radiobacter K84 plasmid pAgK84, complete sequence

Genome Project ID : 13402 Agrobacterium radiobacter K84 project at Agrobacterium consortium

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