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Rhodococcus zopfii Stoecker et al. (ATCC® 51349)

Strain Designations: T-1 [JCM 9919]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations T-1 [JCM 9919]
Degrades chlorobenzene
Degrades dichlorobenzene
Degrades toluene
Degradation of toluene and other benzene derivatives
Toluene-phenol bioreactor, Washington
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 196: Yeast malt extract agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor MA Stoecker
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--MA Stoecker<<--R.P. Herwig
Toluene-phenol bioreactor, Washington

Stoecker MA, et al. Rhodococcus zopfii, sp. nov., a toxicant-degrading bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 106-110, 1994. PubMed: 8123552

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X81934 R.zopfii 16S rRNA gene (ATCC 51349T).

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