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Acidiphilium organovorum Lobos et al. (ATCC® 43141)

Strain Designations: TFC  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations TFC
Culture contaminant of Thiobacillus ferrooxidans
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 1484: Citrate-phosphate-buffered glucose medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor JH Lobos
Culture contaminant of Thiobacillus ferrooxidans

Lobos JH, et al. Acidiphilium organovorum sp. nov., an acidophilic heterotroph isolated from a Thiobacillus ferrooxidans culture. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 139-144, 1986.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D30775 Acidiphilium organovorum gene for 16S ribosomal RNA.

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