Geobacter pelophilus Straub and Buchholz-Cleven (ATCC® BAA-603)

Strain Designations: DSM 12255 [Dfr2, OCM 797]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations DSM 12255 [Dfr2, OCM 797]
Application
Reduces iron (ferric, FeIII) ferric iron
Biotechnology
Isolation
Sediment, freshwater
Bremen Germany
isolation date: June, 1995
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 RefStraub Kristina, Buchholz-Cleven BE. Geobacter bremensis sp. nov. and Geobacter pelophilus sp. nov., two dissimilatory ferric-iron-reducing bacteria.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1805-1808, 2001. PubMed: 11594612
Medium ATCC® Medium 2400: Geobacter pelophilus medium
Growth Conditions
Atmosphere: nitrogen (N2), 80%; carbon dioxide (CO2), 20%
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor DSMZ, KL Straub
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
DSMZ
K L Straub
Isolation
Sediment, freshwater
Bremen Germany
isolation date: June, 1995
Year of Origin 1995
References

Straub Kristina, Buchholz-Cleven BE. Geobacter bremensis sp. nov. and Geobacter pelophilus sp. nov., two dissimilatory ferric-iron-reducing bacteria.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1805-1808, 2001. PubMed: 11594612

Straub KL, et al. The use of biologically produced ferrihydrite for the isolation of novel iron-reducing bacteria.. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 21: 442-449, 1998. PubMed: 9779609

sediment from freshwater ditches, Bremen

Straub Kristina, Buchholz-Cleven BE. Geobacter bremensis sp. nov. and Geobacter pelophilus sp. nov., two dissimilatory ferric-iron-reducing bacteria.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1805-1808, 2001. PubMed: 11594612

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U96918 Geobacter pelophilus 16S ribosomal RNA gene, complete sequence.