Leptospirillum ferriphilum Coram and Rawlings (ATCC® 49881)

Strain Designations: P3A  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Leptospirillum ferrooxidans Markosian
Strain Designations P3A
Leaching of iron ore
Enrichment culture, Peru
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1903: Leptospirillum ferrooxidans medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor W Sand
Enrichment culture, Peru

Sand W, et al. Evaluation of Leptospirillum ferrooxidans for leaching. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 58: 85-92, 1992.