Desulfotomaculum acetoxidans Widdel and Pfennig (ATCC® 49208)

Strain Designations: DSM 771 [5575]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations DSM 771 [5575]
Piggery waste, Germany
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
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain yes
Genome sequencing strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1964: Desulfotomaculum acetoxidans medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C in shaking condition
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2 - 10% CO2 - 10% H2
Name of Depositor DSM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- DSM <-- N Pfennig 5575 <-- F Widdel
Piggery waste, Germany

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : ABTQ01000000 Desulfotomaculum acetoxidans DSM 771, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.

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