Thermoanaerobacter kivui (Leigh and Wolfe) Collins et al. (ATCC® 33488)

Strain Designations: LKT-1 [DSM 2030]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Acetogenium kivui Leigh and Wolfe
Strain Designations LKT-1 [DSM 2030]
Application
Biotechnology
Isolation
Lake Kivu, Africa
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
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 1045: Methanobacteria medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 60°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 80% H2-20% CO2
Name of Depositor JA Leigh
Isolation
Lake Kivu, Africa
References

Leigh JA, Wolfe RS. Acetogenium kivui gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic acetogenic bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 886, 1983.

Collins MD, et al. The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 812-826, 1994. PubMed: 7981107

Truper HG. How to name a prokaryote? Etymological considerations, proposals and practical advice in prokaryote nomenclature. FEMS Microbiol. Rev. 23: 231-249, 1999.