Geothrix fermentans Coates et al. (ATCC® 700665)

Strain Designations: H-5  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations H-5
Application
Reduces iron (ferric, FeIII) ferric iron
Biotechnology
Isolation
Sediment from site MW20 in a petroleum-contaminated aquifer at the Defense Fuel Supply Center, Hanahan, SC
Type Strain yes (type strain)
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 yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2123: Geothrix fermentans medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor JD Coates
Isolation
Sediment from site MW20 in a petroleum-contaminated aquifer at the Defense Fuel Supply Center, Hanahan, SC
References

Coates JD, et al. Geothrix fermentans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel Fe(III)-reducing bacterium from a hydrocarbon-contaminated aquifer. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 1615-1622, 1999. PubMed: 10555343

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U41563 16S rDNA sequence

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