Geobacter grbiciae Coates et al. (ATCC® BAA-45)

Strain Designations: TACP-2  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations TACP-2
Application
Reduces iron (ferric, FeIII) ferric iron
Biotechnology
Isolation
Sediment, freshwater
Virginia,
isolation date: 1991
Type Strain yes (type strain)
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 frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2260: Freshwater medium for Geobacter
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 80% N2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor JD Coates
Isolation
Sediment, freshwater
Virginia,
isolation date: 1991
Year of Origin 1991
References

Coates JD, et al. Isolation of Geobacter species from diverse sedimentary environments. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 62: 1531-1536, 1996.

Coates JD, et al. Geobacter hydrogenophilus, Geobacter chapellei and Geobacter grbiciae, three new, strictly anaerobic, dissimilatory Fe(III)-reducers. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 581-588, 2001. PubMed: 11321104

type strain

freshwater aquatic sediment, Potomac River Estuary

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF335182 16S rRNA sequence

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