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Methylobacterium extorquens (Urakami and Komagata) Bousfield and Green (ATCC® 14718)

Strain Designations: NCIB 9133 [D 355; AM1, R. Hugh 1924]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Pseudomonas sp.
Strain Designations NCIB 9133 [D 355; AM1, R. Hugh 1924]
Produces glutamate dehydrogenase (NADP+) NADP+-dependent glutamate dehydrogenase, glutamate dehydrogenase (NADP-dependent)
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Methylobacterium extorquens AM1, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 396: Methylamine-salts medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NCIMB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- NCIMB <-- P. Sneath D 355 <-- J. Quayle AM1

Bellion E, Tan F. NADP-dependent glutamate dehydrogenase from a facultative methylotroph, Pseudomonas sp. strain AM1. J. Bacteriol. 157: 435-439, 1984. PubMed: 6693348

Biochem. J. 76: 3P, 1960.

Peel D, Quayle JR. Microbial growth on C1 compounds. I. Isolation and characterization of Pseudomonas AM 1. Biochem. J. 81: 465-469, 1961. PubMed: 14484877

Green PN, et al. Three new Methylobacterium species: M. rhodesianum sp. nov., M. zatmanii sp. nov., and M. fujisawaense sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 124-127, 1988.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP001510 Methylobacterium extorquens AM1, complete genome.

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