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Acidothermus cellulolyticus Mohagheghi et al. (ATCC® 43068)

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Strain Designations: 11B  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 11B
Hot spring
Wyoming, United States
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Acidothermus cellulolyticus 11B strain 11B, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1473: LPBM acido-thermophile medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 55°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor A Mohagheghi
Special Collection National Park Service Special Collection (NPS)
Hot spring
Wyoming, United States
Geographical Isolation Yellowstone National Park

Mohagheghi A, et al. Isolation and characterization of Acidothermus cellulolyticus gen. nov., sp. nov., a new genus of thermophilic, acidophilic, cellulolytic bacteria. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 435-443, 1986.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ007290 Acidothermus cellulolyticus 16S rRNA, partial.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ006705 Acidothermus cellulolyticus recA gene, partial.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U33212 Acidothermus cellulolyticus E I beta-1,4-endoglucanase precursor gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000481 Acidothermus cellulolyticus 11B strain 11B, complete genome.

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  • This material is distributed for scientific and educational research purposes only and is part of the National Park Service Special Collection. A signed National Park Service MTA is both required prior to shipment to customers proposing a non-commercial use. A separate agreement is required from the National Park Service for customers proposing a commercial use.
  • 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.
Basic Documentation
  1. Accessing genome sequencing data

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

  2. Criteria for reference quality genomes

    Date Updated: 9/30/2019