Methylosinus sporium (ex Romanovskaya et al.) Bowman et al. (ATCC® 35069)

Strain Designations: NCIB 11126 [5, ACM 3306, IMET 10545]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NCIB 11126 [5, ACM 3306, IMET 10545]
Application
Characterization
Biotechnology
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)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1306: Nitrate mineral salts medium (NMS)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 50% air, 50% methane
Name of Depositor NCIMB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCIMB <-- R Whittenbury 5
References

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

Bowman JP, et al. Revised taxonomy of the methanotrophs: Description of Methylobacter gen. nov., emendation of Methylococcus, validation of Methylosinus and Methylocystis species, and aproposal that the family Methylococcaceae includes only the Group I methanotrophs. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 735-753, 1993.

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