Meiothermus taiwanensis Chen et al. (ATCC® BAA-400)

Strain Designations: WR-220 [CCRC-17171]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations WR-220 [CCRC-17171]
Wu-rai Hot Springs, Taipei, Taiwan, October 1998
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 461: Castenholz TYE medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 55.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor M Chen
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Wu-rai Hot Springs, Taipei, Taiwan, October 1998
Year of Origin 1998

Chen MY, et al. Meiothermus taiwanensis sp. nov., a novel filamentous, thermophilic species isolated in Taiwan.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 1647-1654, 2002. PubMed: 12361269

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF418002 Meiothermus taiwanensis strain WR-220 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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