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Serpens flexibilis Hespell (ATCC® 29606)

Strain Designations: PFR-1  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations PFR-1
Isolation
Pond water and sediment
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)
Comments
Aromatic amino acid biosynthesis
Medium ATCC® Medium 972: Lactate medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor RB Hespell
Isolation
Pond water and sediment
References

Ahmad S, Jensen RA. Evolution of the biochemical pathway for aromatic amino acid biosynthesis in Serpens flexibilis in relationship to its phylogenetic position. Arch. Microbiol. 147: 8-12, 1987.

Hespell RB. Serpens flexibilis gen. nov., sp. nov., an unusually flexible, lactate-oxidizing bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 27: 371-381, 1977.

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

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : GU269546 Serpens flexibilis strain ATCC 29606 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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