Halobacterium salinarum (Harrison and Kennedy) Elazari-Volcani (ATCC® 700922)

Strain Designations: NRC-1 [JCM 11081]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Halobacterium sp.
Strain Designations NRC-1 [JCM 11081]
Type Strain no
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

Halobacterium sp. NRC-1, complete genome

Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Contains the megaplasmid or minichromosome pNRC100
Medium ATCC® Medium 2185: Halobacterium NRC-1 medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C shaking
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor S DasSarma
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- S DasSarma <-- F Doolittle

Sapienza C, Doolittle WF. Unusual physical organization of the Halobacterium genome. Nature 295: 384-389, 1982. PubMed: 7057904

Ng WV, et al. Snapshot of a large dynamic replicon in a halophilic archaeon: megaplasmid or minichromosome?. Genome Res. 8: 1131-1141, 1998. PubMed: 9847077

Gruber C, et al. Halobacterium noricense sp. nov., an archaeal isolate from a bore core of an alpine Permian salt deposit, classification of Halobacterium sp. NRC-1 as a strain of H. salinarum and emended description of H. salinarum . Extremophiles 8: 431 - 439, 2004. PubMed: 15290323

. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSEM. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55: 547-549, 2005. PubMed: 15774623

Ng WV, et al. Genome sequence of Halobacterium species NRC-1. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 97: 12176-12181, 2000. PubMed: 11016950

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF016485 Halobacterium sp. NRC-1 plasmid pNRC100, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE004437 Halobacterium sp. NRC-1, complete genome

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