Methylocella palustris Dedysh et al. (ATCC® 700799)

Strain Designations: K  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations K
Application
Biotechnology
Isolation
Kyrgyznoye ombrotrophic sphagnum peat bog, West Siberia, Russia, 1994
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
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
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 2157: Methylocella medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 50% air, 50% methane. With 0.1% methanol added to the medium:  Aerobic (see notes)
Name of Depositor SN Dedysh
Isolation
Kyrgyznoye ombrotrophic sphagnum peat bog, West Siberia, Russia, 1994
References

Dedysh SN, et al. Isolation of acidophilic methane-oxidizing bacteria from northern peat wetlands. Science 282: 281-284, 1998. PubMed: 9765151

Dedysh SN, et al. Methylocella palustris gen. nov., sp. nov., a new methane-oxidizing acidophilic bacterium from peat bogs, representing a novel subtype of serine-pathway methanotrophs. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 955-969, 2000. PubMed: 10843033

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y17144 16S rRNA sequence

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