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Acetivibrio cellulolyticus Patel et al. (ATCC® 33288)

Strain Designations: CD2 [NRCC 2248]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations CD2 [NRCC 2248]
Degrades cellulose
Sewage sludge
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 (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1207: BC Medium for Acetivibrio cellulolyticus
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor GB Patel
Sewage sludge

MacKenzie CR, et al. Studies on cellulose hydrolysis by Acetivibrio cellulolyticus. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 50: 243-248, 1985.

Saddler JN, Khan AW. Cellulose degradation by a new isolate from sewage sludge, a member of the Bacteroidaceae family. Can. J. Microbiol. 25: 1427-1432, 1979. PubMed: 43770

Patel GB, et al. Isolation and characterization of an anaerobic, cellulolytic microorganism, Acetivibrio cellulolyticus gen. nov., sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 179-185, 1980.

Murray WD. Acetivibrio cellulosolvens is a synonym for Acetivibrio cellulolyticus: emendation of the genus Acetivibrio. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 36: 314-316, 1986.

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L35516 Acetivibrio cellulolyticus (ATCC 33288) 16S ribosomal RNA (16S rRNA).

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