Acidithiobacillus thiooxidans (Waksman and Joffe) Kelly and Wood (ATCC® 55020)

Strain Designations: BNL-3-24  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Thiobacillus thiooxidans Waksman and Joffe
Strain Designations BNL-3-24
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format test tube
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
Redeposit of ATCC 53989 and 55008. Uncataloged -- Purity can not be verified, P. Pienta, 4/7/95.
Solubilization of metal salts in geothermal sludge
Medium ATCC® Medium 125: Thiobacillus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor Associated Universities, Inc.
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
References

Premuzic ET, Lin MS. Biochemical solubilization of toxic salts from residual geothermal brines and waste waters. US Patent 5,366,891 dated Nov 22 1994