Methylobacterium organophilum Patt et al. (ATCC® 27886)

Strain Designations: XX [NCIB 11278]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations XX [NCIB 11278]
Lake Mendota, Madison, WI
Type Strain yes
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
Type Strain yes
Genetic transformation
Enzyme regulation
Facultatively methylotrophic
Medium ATCC® Medium 784: AMS (ammonium mineral salts)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor R Hanson
Lake Mendota, Madison, WI

O'Connor M, et al. Genetic transformation in Methylobacterium organophilum. J. Gen. Microbiol. 98: 265-272, 1977. PubMed: 401866

Patt TE, et al. Methylobacterium, a new genus of facultatively methylotrophic bacteria. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 26: 226-229, 1976.

. . J. Gen. Microbiol. 101: 327-332, 1977.

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M22629 Methylobacterium organophilum XX (ATCC 27886) methanol dehydrogenase (MDH) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF338181 Methylobacterium organophilum 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; tRNA-Ile and tRNA-Ala genes, complete sequence; and 23S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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