Oceanicola granulosus Cho and Giovannoni (ATCC® BAA-862)

Strain Designations: HTCC2523  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations HTCC2523
Produces beta-hydroxybutyrate
isolation date: July, 2001
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 no
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: aerobic
Name of Depositor J Cho, J Cho, SJ Giovannoni
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
isolation date: July, 2001
Year of Origin 2001

sea-water sample collected at a depth of 10 m at the Bermuda Atlantic Time Series [BATS] station, western Sargasso Sea, Atlantic Ocean

Cho JC, Giovannoni SJ. Oceanicola granulosus gen. nov., sp. nov. and Oceanicola batsensis sp. nov., poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate-producing marine bacteria in the order 'Rhodobacterales'. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54: 1129-1136, 2004. PubMed: 15280281

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY424897 Oceanicola granulosus strain HTCC2523 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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