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Shewanella colwelliana (Weiner et al.) Coyne et al. (ATCC® 39565)

Strain Designations: LST [LST-W]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations LST [LST-W]
Application
Produces melanin
Induces settlement and metamorphosis of Crassostrea virginica (oyster) larvae
Produces an acid polysaccharide exopolymer
Isolation
Estuarine aquaculture unit containing juvenile oysters, Lewes, DE
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.

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Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor R Weiner
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
Isolation
Estuarine aquaculture unit containing juvenile oysters, Lewes, DE
References

Weiner RM, et al. Induction of settlement and metamorphosis in Crassostrea virginica by melanin-synthesizing bacteria. US Patent 4,740,466 dated Apr 26 1988

Coyne VE, et al. Reclassification of Alteromonas colwelliana to the genus Shewanella by DNA-DNA hybridization, serolgy and 5S ribosomal RNA sequence data. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 12: 275-279, 1989.

Weiner RM, et al. Applications of Biotechnology to the production, recovery and use of marine polysaccharides. Bio/Technology 3: 899-902, 1985.

Weiner RM, et al. Altermomonas colwelliana sp. nov., an isolate from oyster habitats. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 240-244, 1988.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X15180 Alteromonas colwelliana 5S ribosomal RNA.

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