Bacillus benzoevorans Pichinoty et al. (ATCC® 49005)

Strain Designations: B1 [CCM 3364, LMG 20225]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations B1 [CCM 3364, LMG 20225]
Degrades aromatic acids
Degrades phenols
Soil, France
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 (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor F Pichinoty
Soil, France

Validation list no. 23. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 37: 179-180, 1987.

Pichinoty F, Asselineau J. Morphologie et cytologie de Bacillus benzoevorans, une nouvelle espece filamenteuse, engainee et mesophile, degradant. Ann. Microbiol. 135B: 199-207, 1984.

Pichinoty F, et al. Characterisation biochimique de Bacillus benzoevorans sp. nov., une novelle espece filamenteuse, engainee et mesophile, degradant divers acides aromatiques et phenols. Ann. Microbiol. 135B: 209-217, 1984.

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