Acidithiobacillus thiooxidans (Waksman and Joffe) Kelly and Wood (ATCC® 19377)

Strain Designations: NCIB 8343 [3/TA, DSM 14887]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Thiobacillus thiooxidans Waksman and Joffe
Strain Designations NCIB 8343 [3/TA, DSM 14887]
Kimmeridge clay
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 test tube
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 125: Thiobacillus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCIB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCIB <-- KR Butlin 3/TA
Kimmeridge clay

Kelly DP, Wood AP. Reclassification of some species of Thiobacillus to the newly designated genera Acidithiobacillus gen. nov., Halothiobacillus gen. nov. and Thermithiobacillus gen. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 511-516, 2000. PubMed: 10758854

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M11541 5S rRNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M79396 16S rRNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M79397 16S rRNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M79398 16S rRNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AH001789 Thiobacillus thiooxidans 16S rRNA sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y11596 T.thiooxidans 16S rRNA gene, isolate ATCC 19377.

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