Clostridium aminovalericum Hardman and Stadtman (ATCC® 13725)

Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Sewage sludge, Washington, DC
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 (type strain)
Utilizes delta-aminovalerate as sole energy source
Medium ATCC® Medium 1626: Clostridium aminovalericum medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor JK Hardman, TC Stadtman
Sewage sludge, Washington, DC

Hardman JK, Stadtman TC. Metabolism of omega-acids. II. Fermentation of delta-aminovaleric acid by Clostridium aminovalericum n. sp.. J. Bacteriol. 79: 549-552, 1960. PubMed: 14399735

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

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