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Paracoccus pantotrophus (Robertson and Kuenen) Rainey et al. (ATCC® 35512)

Strain Designations: GB 17 [CIP 106514, DSM 2944, LMD 82.5]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Thiosphaera pantotropha Robertson and Kuenen
Strain Designations GB 17 [CIP 106514, DSM 2944, LMD 82.5]
Waste treatment plant, the Netherlands
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
Influence of carbon substrate on nitrate reductase activity
Medium ATCC® Medium 1396: Thiosphaera medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor LA Robertson
Waste treatment plant, the Netherlands

Validation list no. 13. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 34: 91-92, 1984.

Richardson DJ, Ferguson SJ. The influence of carbon substrate on the activity of the periplasmic nitrate reductase in aerobically grown Thiosphaera pantotropha. Arch. Microbiol. 157: 535-537, 1992.

Ludwig W, et al. Transfer of Thiosphaera pantotropha to Paracoccus denitrificans. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 363-367, 1993. PubMed: 8494744

Robertson LA, Kuenen JG. Thiosphaera pantotropha gen. nov. sp. nov., a facultatively anaerobic, facultatively autotrophic sulphur bacterium. J. Gen. Microbiol. 129: 2847-2855, 1983.

Rainey FA, et al. A re-evaluation of the taxonomy of Paracoccus denitrificans and a proposal for the combination Paracoccus pantotrophus comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 645-651, 1999. PubMed: 10319488

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Z70033 T.pantotropha pseudoazurin gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y16933 Paracoccus pantotrophus 16S rRNA gene, strain ATCC 35512T.

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