Geobacter sp. (ATCC® 700775)

Strain Designations: CdA-2  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Unidentified bacterium
Strain Designations CdA-2
Reduces iron (ferric, FeIII) ferric iron
Surface sediments from Lake Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, 1997
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 2129: Modified Geobacter medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture; 80% N2 - 20% CO2
Name of Depositor RF Rosenzweig
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RF Rosenzweig <-- D.E. Cummings
Surface sediments from Lake Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, 1997
Year of Origin 1997

R. F Rosenzweig, personal communication

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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