Desulfotignum toluenicum (ATCC® BAA-1460)

Strain Designations: H3 [DSM 18732]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations H3 [DSM 18732]
Isolation
From an oil-reservoir model column
isolation date: June, 2003
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Comments
Able to degrade toluene
Medium ATCC® Medium 2679:
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor H Ommedal
Special Collection ATCC
Isolation
From an oil-reservoir model column
isolation date: June, 2003
Year of Origin 2003
References

Ommedal H, Torsvik T. Desulfotignum toluenicum sp. nov., a novel toluene-degrading, sulphate-reducing bacterium isolated from an oil-reservoir model column. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 57(Pt 12): 2865-2869, 2007. PubMed: 18048740

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF207157 Desulfotignum toluolica strain H3 clone 1 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF207158 Desulfotignum toluolica strain H3 clone 4 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : EF207159 Desulfotignum toluolica strain H3 clone 7 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence