Methylobacterium podarium (ATCC® BAA-547)

Strain Designations: FM4  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations FM4
Clinical specimen - human; foot, toe cleft, 1999
Type Strain yes
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 1545: Methanol Ammonium Salts Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor AP Wood
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Clinical specimen - human; foot, toe cleft, 1999
Year of Origin 1999

Ann P Wood, personal communication

Anesti V, et al. Molecular detection and isolation of facultatively methylotrophic bacteria, including Methylobacterium podarium sp. nov., from the human foot microflora. Environ. Microbiol. 6(8): 820-830, 2004. PubMed: 15250884

Euzeby J. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 56(Pt 9): 2025-2027, 2006. PubMed: 16957093

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF514774 Methylobacterium podarium 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

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