"Desulfovibrio magneticus" Sakaguchi et al. (ATCC® 700980)

Strain Designations: RS-1 [DSM 13731]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations RS-1 [DSM 13731]
Application
Produces magnetite
Biotechnology
Isolation
Freshwater sulphide-rich mud from a waterway near Kamena River, Wakayama prefecture, Japan, 1993
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2225: Desulfovibrio magneticus medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor T Matsunaga
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--T Matsunaga<<--T. Sakaguchi
Isolation
Freshwater sulphide-rich mud from a waterway near Kamena River, Wakayama prefecture, Japan, 1993
Year of Origin 1993
References

Sakaguchi T, et al. A novel method for isolation of magnetic bacteria without magnetic collection using magnotaxis. J. Microbiol. Methods 26: 139-145, 1996.

Sakaguchi T, et al. Magnetite formation by a sulphate-reducing bacterium. Nature 365: 47-49, 1993.

Kawaguchi R, et al. Phylogenetic analysis of sulfate-reducing magnetic bacterium, RS-1, demonstrates its membership of the delta-Proteobacteria. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 126: 277-282, 1995.

Sakaguchi T, et al. Desulfovibrio magneticus sp. nov., a novel sulfate-reducing bacterium that produces intracellular single-domain-sized magnetite particles. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 215-221, 2002. PubMed: 11837306

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D43944 Desulfovibrio magneticus gene for 16S rRNA.