Thiobacter subterraneus (ATCC® BAA-941)

Strain Designations: C55  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations C55
Isolation
Mine
Japan
isolation date: July, 2001
Type Strain yes (Hisako Hirayama, personal communication)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (Hisako Hirayama, personal communication)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2672: Modified Wolfe's Mineral Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 45.0°C
Name of Depositor H Hirayama
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Isolation
Mine
Japan
isolation date: July, 2001
Year of Origin 2001
References

subsurface geothermal water in a Japanese gold mine

Hirayama Hisako, et al. Thiobacter subterraneus gen. nov., sp. nov., an obligately chemolithoautotrophic, thermophilic, sulfur-oxidizing bacterium from a subsurface hot aquifer. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55: 467-472, 2005.

Hisako Hirayama, personal communication

Hisako Hirayama, personal communication

Hisako Hirayama, personal communication

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