Geobacter lovleyi (ATCC® BAA-1151)

Strain Designations: SZ  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations SZ
Dechlorinates polychloroethylenes (PCE)
Reduces iron (ferric, FeIII) ferric iron
Korea, 2003
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Geobacter lovleyi SZ, complete genome.

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Type Strain yes
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2635: Desulfuromonas michiganenesis Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor Y Sung
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Korea, 2003
Geographical Isolation Su-Zi Creek
Year of Origin 2003

Sung Youlboong, et al. Geobacter lovleyi sp. nov. Strain SZ, a Novel Metal-Reducing and Tetrachloroethene-Dechlorinating Bacterium.. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 72: 2775-2782, 2006.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP001089 Geobacter lovleyi SZ, complete genome.

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