Rubrivivax benzoatilyticus Ramana et al. (ATCC® BAA-35)

Strain Designations: JA2  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Rhodobacter benzoliticum
Strain Designations JA2
Paddy soil, 1997
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 112: Van Niel's yeast agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic under light
Name of Depositor C Sasikala
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--C Sasikala<<--K. Arunasri and C.V. Ramana
Paddy soil, 1997
Year of Origin 1997

Ramana ChV, et al. Rubrivivax benzoatilyticus sp. nov., an aromatic, hydrocarbon-degrading purple betaproteobacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56(Pt 9): 2157-2164, 2006. PubMed: 16957114

C Sasikala, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ888903 Rubrivivax benzoatilyticus 16S rRNA gene, type strain JA2T

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