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Methylococcus capsulatus Foster and Davis (ATCC® 33009)

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Strain Designations: NCIB 11132 [Bath, MC]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCIB 11132 [Bath, MC]
Application
Characterization
Biotechnology
Isolation
Mud and water samples
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Methylococcus capsulatus str. Bath, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Comments
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1306: Nitrate mineral salts medium (NMS)
ATCC® Medium 260: Trypticase soy agar/broth with defibrinated sheep blood
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C while shaking at 160 to 180 rpm
Atmosphere: Methanogen; 50% methane - 50% air
Name of Depositor NCIB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCIB <-- R Whittenbury MC
Isolation
Mud and water samples
References

Whittenbury R, et al. Enrichment, isolation and some properties of methane-utilizing bacteria. J Gen Microbiol 61: 205-218, 1970. PubMed: 5476891

Leak DJ and Dalton H. Growth yields of methanotrophs. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 23: 470-476, 1986.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X72771 M.capsulatus gene for 16S rRNA (ACM 3302).

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE017282 Methylococcus capsulatus str. Bath, complete genome.

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