Halobacterium sp. (ATCC® 700922)

Strain Designations: NRC-1 [JCM 11081]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations NRC-1 [JCM 11081]
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

Halobacterium sp. NRC-1, complete genome

Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Contains the megaplasmid or minichromosome pNRC100
Medium ATCC® Medium 2185: Halobacterium NRC-1 medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C shaking
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor S DasSarma
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- S DasSarma <-- F Doolittle

Sapienza C, Doolittle WF. Unusual physical organization of the Halobacterium genome. Nature 295: 384-389, 1982. PubMed: 7057904

Ng WV, et al. Snapshot of a large dynamic replicon in a halophilic archaeon: megaplasmid or minichromosome?. Genome Res. 8: 1131-1141, 1998. PubMed: 9847077

Gruber C, et al. Halobacterium noricense sp. nov., an archaeal isolate from a bore core of an alpine Permian salt deposit, classification of Halobacterium sp. NRC-1 as a strain of H. salinarum and emended description of H. salinarum . Extremophiles 8: 431 - 439, 2004. PubMed: 15290323

. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSEM. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55: 547-549, 2005. PubMed: 15774623

Ng WV, et al. Genome sequence of Halobacterium species NRC-1. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 97: 12176-12181, 2000. PubMed: 11016950

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF016485 Halobacterium sp. NRC-1 plasmid pNRC100, complete sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE004437 Halobacterium sp. NRC-1, complete genome

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