Ensifer meliloti (Dangeard) Young (ATCC® 51124)

Strain Designations: Rm1021  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Rhizobium meliloti Dangeard
Strain Designations Rm1021
Derived from existing strain
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


Type Strain no
Antibiotic Resistance
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 111: Rhizobium X medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor SR Long
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- SR Long <-- HM Meade
Derived from existing strain

Meade HM, et al. Physical and genetic characterization of symbiotic and auxotrophic mutants of Rhizobium meliloti induced by transposon Tn5 mutagenesis. J. Bacteriol. 149: 114-122, 1982. PubMed: 6274841

Noya F, et al. Heme compounds as iron sources for nonpathogenic Rhizobium bacteria. J. Bacteriol. 179: 3076-3078, 1997. PubMed: 9139934

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AL591688 Sinorhizobium meliloti 1021 complete chromosome.

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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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