Methylocella palustris Dedysh et al. (ATCC® 700799)

Strain Designations: K  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations K
Application
Biotechnology
Isolation
Kyrgyznoye ombrotrophic sphagnum peat bog, West Siberia, Russia, 1994
Type Strain yes
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 2157: Methylocella medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 50% air, 50% methane. With 0.1% methanol added to the medium:  Aerobic (see notes)
Name of Depositor SN Dedysh
Isolation
Kyrgyznoye ombrotrophic sphagnum peat bog, West Siberia, Russia, 1994
References

Dedysh SN, et al. Isolation of acidophilic methane-oxidizing bacteria from northern peat wetlands. Science 282: 281-284, 1998. PubMed: 9765151

Dedysh SN, et al. Methylocella palustris gen. nov., sp. nov., a new methane-oxidizing acidophilic bacterium from peat bogs, representing a novel subtype of serine-pathway methanotrophs. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 955-969, 2000. PubMed: 10843033

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y17144 16S rRNA sequence

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