Methanobacterium alcaliphilum Worakit et al. (ATCC® 43377)

Strain Designations: WeN2 [DSM 3458]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations WeN2 [DSM 3458]
Lake sediment, Egypt
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1617: Sludge medium for methanobacteria (ATCC medium 1471) at pH 7.9
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 80% H2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor DR Boone
Lake sediment, Egypt

Worakit S, et al. Methanobacterium alcaliphilum sp. nov., an H2-utilizing methanogen that grows at high pH values. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 380-382, 1986.

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