Halobacterium salinarum (Harrison and Kennedy) Elazari-Volcani (ATCC® 33170)

Strain Designations: NRC 34001 [63-R2, DSM 669]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Halobacterium cutirubrum (Lochhead) Elazari-Volcani
Strain Designations NRC 34001 [63-R2, DSM 669]
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain of Halobacterium cutirubrum)
Medium ATCC® Medium 217: Van Niel's yeast agar with 25% NaCl
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Name of Depositor CD Litchfield
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CD Litchfield<<--D.J. Kushner <<--- A.G. Lochhead 63-R2

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

Ventosa A, Oren A. Halobacterium salinarum nom. corrig., a name to replace Halobacterium salinarium (Elazari-Volcani) and to include Halobacterium halobium and Halobacterium cutirubrum. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 347, 1996.

type strain of Halobacterium cutirubrum

type strain of Halobacterium cutirubrum

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U93357 Halobacterium cutirubrum 70 kDa heat shock chaperone protein (dnaK) gene, partial cds, and 40 kDa heat shock chaperone protein (dnaJ) gene, complete cds.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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