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Methanococcus deltae Corder et al. (ATCC® 35294)

Strain Designations: delta RC  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations delta RC
Application
Produces methane
Biotechnology
Isolation
Mississippi River delta sediment
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1343: General salts medium for estuarine methanogens
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 80% H2, 20% CO2
Name of Depositor JI Frea
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--JI Frea<<--R.E. Corder
Isolation
Mississippi River delta sediment
References

Corder RE, et al. Isolation and characterization of two new methane-producing cocci: Methanogenium olentangyi, sp. nov., and Methanococcus deltae, sp. nov. Arch. Microbiol. 134: 28-32, 1983.

Validation list no. 25. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 220-222, 1988.

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