Xanthobacter autotrophicus (Baumgarten et al.) Wiegel et al. (ATCC® 43050)

Strain Designations: GJ10  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations GJ10
Produces alkylhalidase haloalkane dehalogenase
Soil/activated sludge mixture
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Shipping Information Distributed: freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor DB Janssen
Soil/activated sludge mixture

Janssen DB, et al. Degradation of halogenated aliphatic compounds by Xanthobacter autotrophicus GJ10. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 49: 673-677, 1985. PubMed: 3994371

Keuning S, et al. Purification and characterization of hydrolytic haloalkane dehalogenase from Xanthobacter autotrophicus GJ10. J. Bacteriol. 163: 635-639, 1985. PubMed: 4019411

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF029733 Xanthobacter autotrophicus linear plasmid pXAU1 chloroacetaldehyde dehydrogenase (aldA) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF029734 Xanthobacter autotrophicus transcriptional activator AldR (aldR) gene, partial cds; and NAD-dependent chloroacetaldehyde dehydrogenase (aldB) gene, complete cds.

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