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Bacillus okhensis (ATCC® BAA-1137)

Strain Designations: Kh10-101 [JCM 13040T]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Bacillus indiensis
Strain Designations Kh10-101 [JCM 13040T]
Port Okha India
isolation date: 2004
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
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor BK Patel, M Dodia
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
B K Patel
S Singh
Port Okha India
isolation date: 2004
Year of Origin 2004

Nowlan B, et al. Bacillus okhensis sp. nov., a halotolerant and alkalitolerant bacterium from an Indian saltpan. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56(Pt 5): 1073-1077, 2006. PubMed: 16627657

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : DQ026060 Bacillus okhensis strain Kh10-101 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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