Methylocystis sp. (ATCC® 49242)

Strain Designations: Rockwell  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Methylosinus trichosporium (ex Whittenbury et al.) Bowman et al.
Strain Designations Rockwell
Aquifer, Canoga Park California, 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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1683: Ammonium mineral salts medium without methanol
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25°C
Atmosphere: 50% methane
Name of Depositor R Mah
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- R Mah <-- A.V. Adamson
Aquifer, Canoga Park California, United States
Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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