Methylomonas sp. (ATCC® 43722)

Strain Designations: L3  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations L3
Produces single-cell protein SCP
Production of single-cell protein from methanol
Raw sewage, Indiana
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 784: AMS (ammonium mineral salts)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor CM Bussineau
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CM Bussineau<<--W. Hirt
Raw sewage, Indiana

Hirt W, et al. Formaldehyde incorporation by a new methylotroph (L3). Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 36: 56-62, 1978. PubMed: 567956

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