Clostridium thermocellum Viljoen et al. (ATCC® 27405)

Strain Designations: VPI 7372 [157]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations VPI 7372 [157]
Application
Produces endoglucanase
Produces restriction endonuclease CthI
Produces restriction endonuclease CthII
Biotechnology
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Clostridium thermocellum ATCC 27405, complete genome.

Type Strain yes
Comments
Genome sequenced strain
Name of Depositor LD Smith
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LD Smith <-- J Alexander <-- R McBee, J Alexander <-- R McBee
References

Johnson EA. Saccharification of complex cellulosic substrates by the cellulase system from Clostridium thermocellum. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 43: 1125-1132, 1982.

McBee RH. The characteristics of Clostridium thermocellum. J. Bacteriol. 67: 505-506, 1954. PubMed: 13152068

Korean Biochem. J. 23: 418-421, 1990.

Korean J. Appl. Microbiol. Bioeng. 15: 352-355, 1987.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M67438 Clostridium thermocellum xylanase (xynX) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF148212 Clostridium thermocellum hydrogenase-1 (hydA) gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000568 Clostridium thermocellum ATCC 27405, complete genome.