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Clostridium stercorarium subsp. stercorarium Madden emend. Fardeau et al. (ATCC® 35414)

Strain Designations: NCIB 11754  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Clostridium stercorarium Madden
Strain Designations NCIB 11754
Produces alpha-glucuronidase
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 1411: Cellulolytic medium for thermophiles
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 60.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor NCIMB
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NCIMB<<--R. Madden

Madden RH. Isolation and characterization of Clostridium stercorarium sp. nov., cellulolytic thermophile. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 837-840, 1983.

Bronnenmeier K, et al. alpha-D-glucuronidases from the xylanolytic thermophiles Clostridium stercorarium and Thermoanaerobacterium saccharolyticum. Microbiology 141: 2033-2040, 1995. PubMed: 7496513

Fardeau ML, et al. Transfer of Thermobacteroides leptospartum and Clostridium thermolacticum as Clostridium stercorarium subsp. leptospartum subsp. nov., comb. nov. and C. stercorarium subsp. thermolacticum subsp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1127-1131, 2001. PubMed: 11411681

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF266461 16S rDNA sequence

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