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Methanobacterium subterraneum Kotelnikova et al. (ATCC® 700657)

Strain Designations: DSM 11074 [A8p]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations DSM 11074 [A8p]
Groundwater from a granitic rock tunnel at 70 m depth, Aspo, Sweden, 1996
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1892: Methanobacterium medium (DSM 119)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 80% H2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor DSMZ
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSMZ<<--S. Kotelnikova
Groundwater from a granitic rock tunnel at 70 m depth, Aspo, Sweden, 1996
Year of Origin 1996

Kotelnikova S, et al. Methanobacterium subterraneum sp. nov., a new alkaliphilic, eurythermic and halotolerant methanogen isolated from deep granitic groundwater. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 357-367, 1998. PubMed: 9731274

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X99044 16S rRNA sequence

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