Caldicellulosiruptor saccharolyticus Rainey et al. (ATCC® 43494)

Strain Designations: Tp8T.6331 [DSM 8903]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Caldocellum saccharolyticum
Strain Designations Tp8T.6331 [DSM 8903]
Thermal spring, New Zealand
Type Strain yes
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Caldicellulosiruptor saccharolyticus DSM 8903, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1368: Clostridium Cellulolytic medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 70°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% H2-10% CO2
Name of Depositor HW Morgan
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- HW Morgan <-- K.R. Sharrock
Thermal spring, New Zealand

Validation list no. 52. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45: 197-198, 1995.

Rainey FA, et al. Description of Caldicellulosiruptor saccharolyticus gen. nov., sp. nov.: an obligately anaerobic, extremely thermophilic, cellulolytic bacterium. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 120: 263-266, 1994.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000679 Caldicellulosiruptor saccharolyticus DSM 8903, complete genome.

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