Desulfovibrio vulgaris subsp. vulgaris Postgate and Campbell (ATCC® 29579)

Strain Designations: NCIB 8303 [DSM 644, Hildenborough]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCIB 8303 [DSM 644, Hildenborough]
Wealden clay, England
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Desulfovibrio vulgaris subsp. vulgaris str. Hildenborough, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Genome sequenced strain
Bacteriophage induction
Reduction of tetravalent uranium
Medium ATCC® Medium 1249: Modified Baar's medium for sulfate reducers
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% N2-10% CO2-10% H2
Name of Depositor NCIMB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCIMB <-- ME Adams strain Hildenborough
Wealden clay, England

Lovley DR, et al. Reduction of uranium by cytochrome c3 of Desulfovibrio vulgaris. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 59: 3572-3576, 1993. PubMed: 8285665

Seyedirashti S, et al. Induction and partial purification of bacteriophages from Desulfovibrio vulgaris (Hildenborough) and Desulfovibrio desulfuricans ATCC 13541. J. Gen. Microbiol. 137: 1545-1549, 1991. PubMed: 1683398

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

Cross References

Complete Genome (GenBank) : AE017285 Desulfovibrio vulgaris subsp. vulgaris str. Hildenborough, complete genome.

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