Cupriavidus necator (ATCC® 17699)

Strain Designations: 337 [ATCC 23440, H16, NCIB 10442, S-10-1]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Ralstonia eutropha Yabuuchi et al.
Strain Designations 337 [ATCC 23440, H16, NCIB 10442, S-10-1]
Sludge from the Weende-Quelle
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor RY Stanier
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RY Stanier <-- H Schlegel H16
Sludge from the Weende-Quelle

Davis DH, et al. Proposal to reject the genus Hydrogenomonas: taxonomic implications. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 19: 375-390, 1969.

Friedrich B, et al. Purification and properties of chorismate mutase-prephenate dehydratase and prephenate dehydrogenase from Alcaligenes eutrophus. J. Bacteriol. 126: 712-722, 1976. PubMed: 1262315

Davis DH, et al. Taxonomic studies on some gram negative polarly flagellated "hydrogen bacteria" and related species. Arch. Mikrobiol. 70: 1-13, 1970. PubMed: 4987616

Vandamme P, Coenye T. Taxonomy of the genus Cupriavidus: a tale of lost and found. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54: 2285-2289, 2004. PubMed: 15545472

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X91878 A.eutrophus pdhR, pdhE and ampC genes.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X91877 A.eutrophus odhA, odhB, odhL, ORF1 and ORF5 genes.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X65278 A.eutrophus nosZ gene encoding nitrous oxide reductase.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M55230 Ralstonia eutropha NAD-reducing hydrogenase (hoxF), NAD-reducing hydrogenase (hoxU), NAD-reducing hydrogenase (hoxY), and NAD-reducing hydrogenase (hoxH) genes, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AM260479 Ralstonia eutropha H16 chromosome 1.

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