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

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

Strain Designations IT-7254
Application
Oxidizes sulfur
Biotechnology
Isolation
Sulfide-rich hot spring, Grensdalur valley, north of Hveragerdi, Iceland
Biosafety Level 1

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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.