Arthrobacter chlorophenolicus Westerberg et al. (ATCC® 700700)

Strain Designations: A6 [DSM 12829]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations A6 [DSM 12829]
Degrades 4-chlorophenol
Soil, Fort Collins, CO, 1983
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Arthrobacter chlorophenolicus A6, complete genome.

Type Strain yes (type strain)
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2236: GM medium with 4-Chlorophenol
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor J Jansson
Soil, Fort Collins, CO, 1983
Year of Origin 1983

Westerberg K, et al. Arthrobacter chlorophenolicus sp. nov., a new species capable of degrading high concentrations of 4-chlorophenol. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 2083-2092, 2000. PubMed: 11155983

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF102267 16S rDNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP001341 Arthrobacter chlorophenolicus A6, complete genome.

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