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Paracoccus thiocyanatus Katayama et al. (ATCC® 700171)

Strain Designations: IAM 12816 [1-8A, IFO 14569, THI 011]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations IAM 12816 [1-8A, IFO 14569, THI 011]
Degrades thiocyanate
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 2038: BY agar medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor IAM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--IAM<<--Y. Katayama THI 011 <<--- H. Murooka 1-8A

Brenner DJ, et al. Validation list no. 57. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 625-626, 1996. PubMed: 8934914

Katayama Y, et al. Paracoccus thiocyanatus sp. nov., a new species of thiocyanate-utilizing facultative chemolithotroph, and transfer of Thiobacillus versutus to the genus Paracoccus as Paracoccus versutus comb. nov. with emendation of the genus. Microbiology 141: 1469-1477, 1995. PubMed: 7545513

type strain

activated sludge enriched with thiocyanate

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D32242 16S rDNA sequence

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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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