Ruegeria pomeroyi (Gonzalez et al.) Yi et al. (ATCC® 700808)

Strain Designations: DSS-3 [DSM 15171]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Silicibacter sp.
Strain Designations DSS-3 [DSM 15171]
Degrades dimethyl sulfide DMS
Degrades dimethylsulfoniopropionate DMSP
Degrades methylmercaptan methanethiol
Oxidizes sulfite
Oxidizes thiosulfate
Georgia, United States
isolation date: March, 1998
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Ruegeria pomeroyi DSS-3, complete genome

Type Strain yes
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2138: YTSS medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 28.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor JM Gonzalez
Georgia, United States
isolation date: March, 1998
Year of Origin 1998

González JM, et al. Transformation of Sulfur Compounds by an Abundant Lineage of Marine Bacteria in the alpha-Subclass of the Class Proteobacteria. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 65: 3810-3819, 1999. PubMed: 10473380

water column, Georgia coast

Moran MA, et al. Genome sequence of Silicibacter pomeroyi reveals adaptations to the marine environment. Nature. 432(7019): 910-913, 2004. PubMed: 15602564

Moran MA, et al. Ecological genomics of marine Roseobacters. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 73(14): 4559-4569, 2007. PubMed: 17526795

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF098491 Silicibacter pomeroyi strain DSS-3 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000031 Ruegeria pomeroyi DSS-3, complete genome

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000032 Ruegeria pomeroyi DSS-3 plasmid megaplasmid, complete sequence

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