Fervidobacterium islandicum Huber et al. (ATCC® 49647)

Strain Designations: H21 [DSM 5733]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations H21 [DSM 5733]
Solfatara field near Hveragerdi, Iceland
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 1777: Fervidobacterium medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 60.0°C
Name of Depositor KO Stetter
Solfatara field near Hveragerdi, Iceland

Huber R, et al. Fervidobacterium islandicum new species a new extremely thermophilic eubacterium belonging to the Thermotogales. Arch. Microbiol. 154: 105-111, 1990.

Validation list no. 36. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 178-179, 1991.

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