Sulfitobacter sp. (ATCC® BAA-1142)

Strain Designations: EE-36  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations EE-36
Athens Georgia,
isolation date: 1995
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain no
Genome sequencing strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor M Moran, JM Gonzalez
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
J M Gonzalez
M Moran
Athens Georgia,
isolation date: 1995
Year of Origin 1995

González JM, et al. Transformation of Sulfur Compounds by an Abundant Lineage of Marine Bacteria in the alpha-Subclass of the Class Proteobacteria. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 65: 3810-3819, 1999. PubMed: 10473380

Buchan A, et al. Key aromatic-ring-cleaving enzyme, protocatechuate 3,4-dioxygenase, in the ecologically important marine Roseobacter lineage. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 66: 4662-4672, 2000. PubMed: 11055908

U.S. southeastern coastal water enrichment

Gonzalez JM, et al. Identifying numerically abundant culturable bacteria from complex communities: an example from a lignin enrichment culture. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 62: 4433-4440, 1996. PubMed: 8953714

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF007254 Sulfitobacter sp. EE-36 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AALV01000000 Sulfitobacter sp. EE-36, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.