Saccharophagus degradans Ekborg et al. 2005, sp. nov. (ATCC® 43961)

Strain Designations: 2-40  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Microbulbifer degradans
Strain Designations 2-40
Application
Degrades polysaccharides
Isolation
Salt marsh, Virginia, USA, 1988
Type Strain yes (Ronald Weiner, personal communication)
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Saccharophagus degradans 2-40, complete genome

Type Strain yes (Ronald Weiner, personal communication)
Comments
Genome sequenced strain
Colony Morphology Colonies on #2 agar are clear to white and then turn black in 3-5 days
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Colony Morphology Colonies on #2 agar are clear to white and then turn black in 3-5 days
Name of Depositor R Weiner, G Andrykovitch
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
R Weiner
G Andrykovitch
Isolation
Salt marsh, Virginia, USA, 1988
Year of Origin 1988
References

Andrykovitch G, Marx I. Isolation of a new polysaccharide-digesting bacterium from a salt marsh. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 54: 1061-1062, 1988.

decomposing salt marsh grass, Spartina alternifolia, Chesapeake Bay salt marsh, Matthews County, VA.

Gonzalez JM, Weiner RM. Phylogenetic characterization of marine bacterium strain 2-40, a degrader of complex polysaccharides.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 831-834, 2000. PubMed: 10758894

Ensor LA, et al. Expression of multiple complex polysaccharide-degrading enzyme systems by marine bacterium strain 2-40.. J. Ind. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 23: 123-126, 1999. PubMed: 10510491

. Saccharophagus degradans gen. nov., sp. nov., a versatile marine degrader of complex polysaccharides. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55: 1545-1549, 2005. PubMed: 16014479

Ronald Weiner, personal communication

Ronald Weiner, personal communication

Ronald Weiner, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF063028 Bacterium 2-40 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF055269 Microbulbifer sp. 2-40 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000282 Saccharophagus degradans 2-40, complete genome

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