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Haloferax volcanii (Mullakhanbhai and Larsen) Torreblanca et al. (ATCC® 29605)

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Strain Designations: DS2 [IFO 14742, NCMB 2012]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Halobacterium volcanii Mullakhanbhai and Larsen
Verified By Whole-genome Sequencing
Strain Designations DS2 [IFO 14742, NCMB 2012]
Shore mud, Dead Sea
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 frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Haloferax volcanii DS2, complete genome

Type Strain yes
Genome sequencing strain
Sequence of 16S ribosomal RNA
Medium ATCC® Medium 974: Halobacterium medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor H Larsen
Shore mud, Dead Sea

Torreblanca M, et al. Classification of non-alkaliphilic halobacteria based on numerical taxonomy and polar lipid composition, and description of Haloarcula gen. nov. and Haloferax gen. nov.. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 8: 89-99, 1986.

Validation list no. 22. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 573-576, 1986.

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

Mullakahanbhai MF, Larsen H. Halobacterium volcanii spec. nov., a Dead Sea halobacterium with a moderate salt requirement. Arch. Microbiol. 104: 207-214, 1975.

Science 221: 656-659, 1983.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : NC_013967.1 Haloferax volcanii DS2, complete genome

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K00283 Halobacterium volcanii Lys-tRNA-1.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K00356 Halobacterium volcanii Pro-tRNA-1.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02506 Halobacterium volcanii Ala-tRNA-1.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K00170 Halobacterium volcanii Asp-tRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K00183 Halobacterium volcanii Gln-tRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K00268 Halobacterium volcanii Tyr-tRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02509 Halobacterium volcanii Cys-tRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02511 Halobacterium volcanii Phe-tRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02516 Halobacterium volcanii His-tRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02519 Halobacterium volcanii Met-tRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02520 Halobacterium volcanii Asn-tRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02528 Halobacterium volcanii Trp-tRNA.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K00154 Halobacterium volcanii Arg-tRNA-1.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K00190 Halobacterium volcanii Glu-tRNA-1.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K00219 Halobacterium volcanii Ile-tRNA-1.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K00245 Halobacterium volcanii Val-tRNA-1.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02507 Halobacterium volcanii Ala-tRNA-2.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02508 Halobacterium volcanii Ala-tRNA-3.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02510 Halobacterium volcanii Glu-tRNA-2.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02514 Halobacterium volcanii Gly-tRNA-2.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02515 Halobacterium volcanii Gly-tRNA-3.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02517 Halobacterium volcanii Ile-tRNA-2.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02518 Halobacterium volcanii Lys-tRNA-2.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02521 Halobacterium volcanii Pro-tRNA-2.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02522 Halobacterium volcanii Pro-tRNA-3.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02523 Halobacterium volcanii Arg-tRNA-2.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02524 Halobacterium volcanii Arg-tRNA-3.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02525 Halobacterium volcanii Thr-tRNA-1.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02526 Halobacterium volcanii Thr-tRNA-2.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02527 Halobacterium volcanii Val-tRNA-2.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02512 Halobacterium volcanii Gly-tRNA-1A.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K02513 Halobacterium volcanii Gly-tRNA-1B.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M10655 Halobacterium volcanii Trp-tRNA gene.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : K00307 Halobacterium volcanii initiator Met-tRNA-i.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB041011 Haloferax volcanii tgt gene for archaeal tRNA-guanine transglycosylase, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L09733 Haloferax volcanii (clone pNAT82) dihydrolipoamide dehydrogenase (lpd) gene, complete cds.

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