Clostridium formicaceticum Andreesen et al. (ATCC® 23439)

Strain Designations: 1658  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Clostridium aceticum (ex Wieringa) Gottschalk and Braun
Strain Designations 1658
Produces restriction endonuclease CfoI
Pond mud
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 no
Medium ATCC® Medium 591: Clostridium medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor HG Schlegel
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--HG Schlegel<<--E. El Ghazzawi
Pond mud

Andreesen JR, et al. Clostridium formicoaceticum nov. spec. isolation, description and distinction from C. aceticum and C. thermoaceticum. Arch. Mikrobiol. 72: 154-174, 1970. PubMed: 4918913

el-Ghazzawi E. New isolation of Clostridium aceticum Wieringa and studies on the metabolic physiology. Arch. Mikrobiol. 57: 1-19, 1967. PubMed: 4877066

Roberts RJ. Restriction and modification enzymes and their recognition sequences. Nucleic Acids Res. 13: r165-r200, 1985. PubMed: 2987885

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U72189 Streptomyces mashuensis tryptophan synthase beta subunit (trpB) gene, partial cds.

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