Verminephrobacter eiseniae (ATCC® BAA-1489)

Strain Designations: EFO1-2 [DSM 19249]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations EFO1-2 [DSM 19249]
Nephridia of the earthworm Eisenia foetida
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 frozen
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Verminephrobacter eiseniae EF01-2, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2688: Acidovorax Complex Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor N Pinel
Special Collection ATCC
Nephridia of the earthworm Eisenia foetida

Schramm A, et al. Acidovorax-like symbionts in the nephridia of earthworms. Environ. Microbiol. 5(9): 804-809, 2003. PubMed: 12919416

Pinel N, Davidson SK, Stahl DA. Verminephrobacter eiseniae gen. nov., sp. nov., a nephridial symbiont of the earthworm Eisenia foetida (Savigny). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 58(Pt 9): 2147-2157, 2008. PubMed: 18768621

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : DQ327663 Verminephrobacter eiseniae EF01-2 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000542 Verminephrobacter eiseniae EF01-2, complete genome.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000543 Verminephrobacter eiseniae EF01-2 plasmid pVEIS01, complete sequence

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