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Rhodopseudomonas palustris (Molisch) van Niel (ATCC® 17001)

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Strain Designations: ATH 2.1.6 [ATCC 11168, E.II.5.1.6, NCIB 11692, NCIB 8252, NCIB 8288, Pal 6]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Strain Designations ATH 2.1.6 [ATCC 11168, E.II.5.1.6, NCIB 11692, NCIB 8252, NCIB 8288, Pal 6]
Produces neuraminidase sialidase
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 112: Van Niel's yeast agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic under a tungsten lamp
Name of Depositor CB van Niel
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- CB van Niel <-- ATH 2.1.6

Hovanec TA, DeLong EF. Comparative analysis of nitrifying bacteria associated with freshwater and marine aquaria. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 62: 2888-2896, 1996. PubMed: 8702281

Pfennig N, Truper HG. Type and neotype strains of the species of phototrophic bacteria maintained in pure culture. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 19-24, 1971.

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

Stacey M, et al. Production of neuraminidase. US Patent 3,259,550 dated Jul 5 1966

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D25312 Rhodopseudomonas palustris 16S rRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X03903 Rhodopseudomonas palustris ATCC 17001 5S rRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D12700 Rhodopseudomonas palustris 16S rRNA, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L11664 Rhodopseudomonas palustris 16S ribosomal RNA (16S rRNA) gene.

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Basic Documentation
  1. Accessing genome sequencing data

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

  2. Criteria for reference quality genomes

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019