Thermus scotoductus Kristjansson et al. (ATCC® BAA-292)

Strain Designations: IT-7254  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations IT-7254
Application
Oxidizes sulfur
Biotechnology
Isolation
Sulfide-rich hot spring, Grensdalur valley, north of Hveragerdi, Iceland
Type Strain no
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 2293: Thermus scotoductus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 65.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor JK Kristjansson
Isolation
Sulfide-rich hot spring, Grensdalur valley, north of Hveragerdi, Iceland
References

Skirnisdottir S, et al. Isolation and characterization of a mixotrophic sulfur-oxidizing Thermus scotoductus. Extremophiles 5: 45-51, 2001. PubMed: 11302502

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF257219 Thermus sp. IT-7254 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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