Variovorax paradoxus (Davis) Willems et al. (ATCC® 17721)

Strain Designations: 359 [3-20-1A]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Alcaligenes paradoxus Davis
Strain Designations 359 [3-20-1A]
Water with an atmosphere of H2, 20% O2 and 5% CO2
Type Strain no
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 no
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor RY Stanier
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RY Stanier<<--D. Davis 3-20-1A
Water with an atmosphere of H2, 20% O2 and 5% CO2

Davis DH, et al. Proposal to reject the genus Hydrogenomonas: taxonomic implications. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 19: 375-390, 1969.

Davis DH, et al. Taxonomic studies on some gram negative polarly flagellated "hydrogen bacteria" and related species. Arch. Mikrobiol. 70: 1-13, 1970. PubMed: 4987616

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