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Clostridium cellulolyticum Petitdemange et al. (ATCC® 35319)

Strain Designations: H10 [JCM 6584]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations H10 [JCM 6584]
Degrades cellulose
Degrades glucose D-glucose
Decayed grass in compost pile
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
Type Strain yes
Viability and sporulation under cellobiose starvation
Name of Depositor E Petitdemange
Decayed grass in compost pile

Belaich JP, et al. Metabolism of glucose and cellobiose by cellulolytic mesophilic Clostridium sp. strain H10. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 45: 843-849, 1983. PubMed: 6847188

Gehin A, et al. Clostridium cellulolyticum viability and sporulation under cellobiose starvation conditions. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 61: 868-871, 1995.

Petitdemange E, et al. Clostridium cellulolyticum sp. nov., a cellulolytic, mesophilic species from decayed grass. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 155-159, 1984.

Pages S, et al. Role of scaffolding protein CipC of Clostridium cellulolyticum in cellulose degradation. J. Bacteriol. 179: 2810-2816, 1997. PubMed: 9139893

Petitdemange E, et al. A novel one step process for cellulose fermentation using mesophilic cellulolytic and glycolytic clostridia. Biotechnol. Lett. 5: 119-124, 1983.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X71847 C.cellulolyticum gene for 16S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ238458 Clostridium cellulolyticum rub gene for rubredoxin.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ277601 Clostridium cellulolyticum ORF1 (partial), glgC gene and glgD gene (partial).

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D90341 C.cellulolyticum celCCD gene for endo-1,4-glucanase (EC, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ288948 Clostridium cellulolyticum partial spoIVB gene and spo0A gene, strain ATCC 35319.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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