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Crabtreella saccharophila Xie and Yokota (ATCC® 19623)

Strain Designations: I-16-M [NCIB 10340, NCTC 10482]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Zoogloea ramigera Itzigsohn
Strain Designations I-16-M [NCIB 10340, NCTC 10482]
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
Rejected neotype
Synthesis of poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor KT Crabtree

Crabtree K, McCoy E. Zoogloea ramigera Itzigsohn, identification and description. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 17: 1-10, 1967.

International Committee on Systematic Bacteriology Judicial Commission, Minutes of the Meeting, 3 September 1978, Munich, West Germany. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 29: 268, 1979.

Unz RF. Neotype strain of Zoogloea ramigera Itzigsohn. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 21: 91-99, 1971.

Fukui T, et al. Enzymatic synthesis of poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate in Zoogloea ramigera. Arch. Microbiol. 110: 149-156, 1976. PubMed: 1015943

Crabtree K, et al. Isolation, identification, and metabolic role of the sudanophilic granules of Zoogloea ramigera. Appl. Microbiol. 13: 218-226, 1965.

Friedman BA, Dugan PR. Identification of Zoogloea species and the relationship to zoogloeal matrix and floc formation. J. Bacteriol. 95: 1903-1909, 1968. PubMed: 5650090

Friedman BA, et al. Fine structure and composition of the zoogloeal matrix surrounding Zoogloea ramigera. J. Bacteriol. 96: 2144-2153, 1968. PubMed: 4881706

Friedman BA, et al. Structure of exocellular polymers and their relationship to bacterial flocculation. J. Bacteriol. 98: 1328-1334, 1969. PubMed: 5788706

activated sludge

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X88894 Z.ramigera DNA for 23S ribosomal RNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : J02631 Z.ramigera thiolase gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X74915 Z.ramigera gene for 16S rRNA (ATCC 19623).

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