Moorella thermoautotrophica (Wiegel et al.) Collins et al. (ATCC® 33924)

Strain Designations: DSM 1974 [JW701/3]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Clostridium thermoautotrophicum Wiegel et al.
Strain Designations DSM 1974 [JW701/3]
Application
Biotechnology
Isolation
Hot spring
United States
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 RefWiegel J, et al. Clostridium thermoautotrophicum species Novum, a thermophile producing acetate from molecular hydrogen and carbon dioxide. Curr. Microbiol. 5: 255-260, 1981. , RefValidation list no. 9. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 384-385, 1982. , RefCollins MD, et al. The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 812-826, 1994. PubMed: 7981107, (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1530: Thermophilic maintenance medium
Growth Conditions
Max Temperature: 60.0°C
Min Temperature: 55.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor DSM
Special Collection National Park Service Special Collection (NPS)
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSM<<--J. Wiegel JW 701/3
Isolation
Hot spring
United States
Geographical Isolation Yellowstone National Park
References

Wiegel J, et al. Clostridium thermoautotrophicum species Novum, a thermophile producing acetate from molecular hydrogen and carbon dioxide. Curr. Microbiol. 5: 255-260, 1981.

Validation list no. 9. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 384-385, 1982.

Collins MD, et al. The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 812-826, 1994. PubMed: 7981107

type strain

mud and water from hot spring, Yellowstone National Park

Wiegel J, et al. Clostridium thermoautotrophicum species Novum, a thermophile producing acetate from molecular hydrogen and carbon dioxide. Curr. Microbiol. 5: 255-260, 1981.

Validation list no. 9. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 32: 384-385, 1982.

Collins MD, et al. The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 812-826, 1994. PubMed: 7981107

type strain