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Pseudomonas chlororaphis subsp. chlororaphis (Guignard and Sauvageau) Bergey et al. (ATCC® 9446)

Strain Designations: NRRL B-560 [BUCSAV 286, CCEB 292, IFO 3904, NCIB 9392, Stanier 30]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Pseudomonas chlororaphis (Guignard and Sauvageau) Bergey et al.
Strain Designations NRRL B-560 [BUCSAV 286, CCEB 292, IFO 3904, NCIB 9392, Stanier 30]
Produces 6-aminopenicillanic acid
Produces carnitine L-carnitine
Produces chlororaphin
Produces lipases active at pH 5.5 and 7.5
Produces provitamin C 2-keto-L-gulonic acid
Plate contaminant
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 2°C to 8°C
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NRRL
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NRRL <-- W. Schmidt
Plate contaminant

Huang HT, English AR. Production of 6-aminopenicillanic acid. US Patent 3,239,427 dated Mar 8 1966

Sonoyama T, et al. Process for producing 2-keto-L-gulonic acid. US Patent 3,922,194 dated Nov 25 1975

Yokozeki K, Kubota K. Method of producing L-carnitine. US Patent 4,650,759 dated Mar 17 1987

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Bates JL, Liu PV. Complementation of lecithinase activities by closely related pseudomonads: its taxonomic implication. J. Bacteriol. 86: 585-592, 1963. PubMed: 14066442

Stanier RY, et al. The aerobic pseudomonads: a taxonomic study. J. Gen. Microbiol. 43: 159-271, 1966. PubMed: 5963505

Liston J, et al. Quantitative approach to the study of bacterial species. J. Bacteriol. 85: 1061-1070, 1963.

Haynes WC, Rhodes LJ. Comparative taxonomy of crystallogenic strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Pseudomon as chlororaphis. J. Bacteriol. 84: 1080-1084, 1962. PubMed: 13963593

Colwell RR, Mandel M. Adansonian analysis and deoxyribonucleic acid base composition of some gram-negative bacteria. J. Bacteriol. 87: 1412-1422, 1964. PubMed: 14188722

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Hou CT. pH dependence and thermostability of lipases from cultures from the ARS Culture Collection. J. Ind. Microbiol. 13: 242-248, 1994.

Peix A, et al. Reclassification of Pseudomonas aurantiaca as a synonym of Pseudomonas chlororaphis and proposal of three subspecies, P. chlororaphis subsp. chlororaphis subsp. nov., P. chlororaphis subsp. aureofaciens subsp. nov., comb. nov. and P. chlororaphis subsp. aurantiaca subsp. nov., comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 57(Pt 6): 1286-1290, 2007. PubMed: 17551044

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF094723 Pseudomonas chlororaphis 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D86004 Pseudomonas putida 16S ribosomal RNA gene, strain: IFO 3904, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D86019 Pseudomonas putida gyrB gene for DNA gyrase B subunit, partial cds, strain: IFO 3904.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D86036 Pseudomonas putida rpoD gene for RNA polymerase sigma-70 factor, partial cds, strain: IFO 3904.

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