Methylobacterium organophilum Patt et al. (ATCC® 27886)

Strain Designations: XX [NCIB 11278]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations XX [NCIB 11278]
Lake Mendota, Madison, WI
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
Type Strain yes
Genetic transformation
Enzyme regulation
Facultatively methylotrophic
Medium ATCC® Medium 784: AMS (ammonium mineral salts)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor R Hanson
Lake Mendota, Madison, WI

O'Connor M, et al. Genetic transformation in Methylobacterium organophilum. J. Gen. Microbiol. 98: 265-272, 1977. PubMed: 401866

Patt TE, et al. Methylobacterium, a new genus of facultatively methylotrophic bacteria. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 26: 226-229, 1976.

. . J. Gen. Microbiol. 101: 327-332, 1977.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M22629 Methylobacterium organophilum XX (ATCC 27886) methanol dehydrogenase (MDH) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF338181 Methylobacterium organophilum 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; tRNA-Ile and tRNA-Ala genes, complete sequence; and 23S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.