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Marinobacter hydrocarbonoclasticus Gauthier et al. (ATCC® 700491)

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Strain Designations: VT8 [DSM 11845]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Marinobacter aquaeolei Nguyen et al.
Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Strain Designations VT8 [DSM 11845]
Head of an oil producing well at offshore oil platform in southern Vietnam near Vung Tau, 1995
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 dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Marinobacter aquaeolei VT8, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Antibiotic Resistance
Sensitive to chloramphenicol
Sensitive to erythromycin
Sensitive to gentamycin
Sensitive to kanamycin
Sensitive to streptomycin
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2084: Halomonas medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor H Stan-Lotter
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- H Stan-Lotter <-- NB Huu
Head of an oil producing well at offshore oil platform in southern Vietnam near Vung Tau, 1995

Huu NB, et al. Marinobacter aquaeolei sp. nov., a halophilic bacterium isolated from a Vietnamese oil-producing well. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 367-375, 1999. PubMed: 10319457

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ000726 16S rRNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000514 Marinobacter aquaeolei VT8, complete genome.

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    Date Updated: 9/30/2019

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    Date Updated: 9/30/2019