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Desulfovibrio piger (Moore et al.) Loubinoux et al. (ATCC® 29098)

Strain Designations: VPI C3-23 [DSM 749]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Desulfomonas pigra Moore et al.
Strain Designations VPI C3-23 [DSM 749]
Feces, human
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Cytochrome C
Name of Depositor LV Holdeman
Feces, human

Loubinoux J, et al. Reclassification of the only species of the genus Desulfomonas, Desulfomonas pigra, as Desulfovibrio piger comb. nov. . Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 1305-1308, 2002. PubMed: 12148644

Moore WE, et al. Emendation of Bacteroidaceae and Butyrivibrio and descriptions of Desulfomonas gen. nov. and ten new species in the genera Desulfomonas, Butyrivibrio, Eubacterium, Clostridium, and Ruminococcus. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 26: 238-252, 1976.

Sperry JF, Wilkins TD. Presence of cytochrome c in Desulfomonas pigra. J. Bacteriol. 129: 554-555, 1977. PubMed: 187572

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M34404 D.pigra 16S ribosomal rRNA.

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