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Herminiimonas glaciei Loveland-Curtze et al. 2009 (ATCC® BAA-1623)

Strain Designations: UMB49 [DSM 21140]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations UMB49 [DSM 21140]
Greenland glacier ice core; 3042m deep
Isolation date: April 2004
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor J Loveland-Curtze
Greenland glacier ice core; 3042m deep
Isolation date: April 2004
Year of Origin 2004

Miteva VI, Brenchley JE. Detection and isolation of ultrasmall microorganisms from a 120,000-year-old Greenland glacier ice core. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 71(12): 7806-7818, 2005. PubMed: 16332755

Loveland-Curtze J, Miteva VI, Brenchley JE. Herminiimonas glaciei sp. nov., a novel ultramicrobacterium from 3042 m deep Greenland glacial ice. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 59(Pt 6): 1272-1277, 2009. PubMed: 19502300

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EU489741 Herminiimonas glaciei strain UMB49 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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