Clostridium halophilum Fendrich et al. (ATCC® 49637)

Strain Designations: DSM 5387 [M1]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations DSM 5387 [M1]
Pasteurized hypersaline sediment, Maldive Islands
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 1770: Clostridium halophilum medium
Growth Conditions
Max Temperature: 41.0°C
Min Temperature: 37.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor DSM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSM<<--C. Fendrich M1
Pasteurized hypersaline sediment, Maldive Islands

Fendrich C, et al. Clostridium halophilum new speices and Clostridium litorale new speices, an obligate halophilic and a marine species degrading betaine in the Stickland reaction. Arch. Microbiol. 154: 127-132, 1990.

Deed RW, et al. Validation list no. 39. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 41: 580-581, 1991. PubMed: 1742202

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