Desulfovibrio gracilis Magot et al. (ATCC® BAA-904)

Strain Designations: SRL6146 [DSM 16080]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations SRL6146 [DSM 16080]
Reduces sulfate
isolation date: 1991
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 yes (Michel Magot, personal communication)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2465: Desulfovibrio gracilis medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor M Magot
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
isolation date: 1991
Year of Origin 1991

oil and water emulsion collected at production well E153, Emeraude oilfield, Congo

Michel Magot, personal communication

Magot M, et al. Desulfovibrio bastinii sp. nov. and Desulfovibrio gracilis sp. nov., moderately halophilic, sulfate-reducing bacteria isolated from deep subsurface oilfield water. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54(Pt 5): 1693-1697, 2004. PubMed: 15388730

Michel Magot, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U53464 Desulfovibrio gracilis 16S ribosomal RNA gene

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