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Achromobacter ruhlandii (Packer and Vishniac) Yabuuchi et al. (ATCC® 15749)

Strain Designations: [D. Davis 368, DSM 653, IAM 12600, ICPB 3983, NCIB 11475]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Alcaligenes ruhlandii (Packer and Vishniac) Aragno and Schlegel
Strain Designations [D. Davis 368, DSM 653, IAM 12600, ICPB 3983, NCIB 11475]
Produces hydrogen dehydrogenase
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)
Medium ATCC® Medium 141: Tryptose agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor W Vishniac

Packer L, Vishniac W. Chemosynthetic fixation of carbon dioxide and characteristics of hydrogenase in resting cell suspensions of Hydrogenomonas ruhlandii nov. spec. J. Bacteriol. 70: 216-223, 1955.

Bone DH, et al. Purification and some properties of different forms of hydrogen dehydrogenase. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 67: 581-588, 1963.

Bone DH. Inhibitor, isotopic and kinetic studies on hydrogen dehydrogenase. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 67: 589-598, 1963.

Davis DH, et al. Proposal to reject the genus Hydrogenomonas: taxonomic implications. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 19: 375-390, 1969.

Aragno M, Schlegel H. Alcaligenes ruhlandii (Packer and Vishniac) comb. nov., a peritrichous hydrogen bacterium previously assigned to Pseudomonas. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 27: 279-281, 1977.

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

Validation list no. 67. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 1083-1084, 1998.

Yabuuchi E, et al. Emendation of the genus Achromobacter and Achromobacter xylosoxidans (Yabuuchi and Yano) and proposal of Achromobacter uhlandii (Packer and Vishniac) comb. nov., Achromobacter piechaudii (Kiredjian et al.) comb. nov., and Achromobacter xylosoxidans subsp. denitrificans (Ruger and Tan) comb. nov.. Microbiol. Immunol. 42: 429-439, 1998. PubMed: 9688077

Davis DH, et al. Taxonomic studies on some gram negative polarly flagellated "hydrogen bacteria" and related species. Arch. Mikrobiol. 70: 1-13, 1970. PubMed: 4987616

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