Delftia tsuruhatensis Shigematsu et al. (ATCC® BAA-554)

Strain Designations: T7 [IFO 16741, DSM 17581]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations T7 [IFO 16741, DSM 17581]
isolation date: June, 1999
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 (Toru Shigematsu, personal communication)
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor T Shigematsu
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
isolation date: June, 1999
Year of Origin 1999

activated sludge, domestic wastewater treatment plant, Kumamoto, Shigematsu et al.

Toru Shigematsu, personal communication

Shigematsu T, et al. Delftia tsuruhatensis sp. nov., a terephthalate-assimilating bacterium isolated from activated sludge. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53(Pt 5): 1479-1483, 2003. PubMed: 13130036

Toru Shigematsu, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB075017 Delftia tsuruhatensis gene for 16S rRNA, partial sequence

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