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Clostridium viride Buckel et al. (ATCC® 43977)

Strain Designations: T2-7 [DSM 6836]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Clostridium aminovalericum Hardman and Stadtman
Strain Designations T2-7 [DSM 6836]
Degrades 5-aminovaleric acid
Anaerobic sewage sludge
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 1626: Clostridium aminovalericum medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor HA Barker
Anaerobic sewage sludge

Barker HA, et al. Enzymatic reactions in the degradation of 5-aminovalerate by Clostridium aminovalericum. J. Biol. Chem. 262: 8994-9003, 1987. PubMed: 3597403

Buckel W, et al. Clostridium viride sp. nov., a strictly anaerobic bacterium using 5-aminovalerate as growth substrate, previously assigned to Clostridium aminovalericum. Arch. Microbiol. 162: 387-394, 1994.

Validation list no. 54. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45: 619-620, 1995.

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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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