Mycobacterium chlorophenolicum (Apajalahti et al.) Hagglblom et al. (ATCC® 49826)

Strain Designations: PCP-1 [DSM 43826, PCP-I]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus Apajalahti et al.
Strain Designations PCP-1 [DSM 43826, PCP-I]
Application
Degrades guaiacol
Degrades pentachlorophenol
Degrades pyrogallol 1,3-dimethyl ether syringol
Degrades tetrachlorohydroquinone
Isolation
Sediment from Lake Saimaa, Finland
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 RefApajalahti JH, et al. Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus sp. nov., a chlorophenol-mineralizing actinomycete. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 246-251, 1986. , RefHaggblom MM, et al. Transfer of polychlorophenol-degrading Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus (Apajalahti et al. 1986) to the genus Mycobacterium as Mycobacterium chlorophenolicum comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 485-493, 1994. PubMed: 8068542, RefBriglia M, et al. Phylogenetic evidence for transfer of pentachlorophenol-mineralizing Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus PCP-I(T) to the genus Mycobacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 494-498, 1994. PubMed: 7520738
Comments
Survival in natural soil
O-methylation of chlorohydroquinones
Metabolism of chloroguaiacols
Medium ATCC® Medium 196: Yeast malt extract agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Name of Depositor M Salkinoja-Salonen
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--M Salkinoja-Salonen<<--J. Apajalahti
Isolation
Sediment from Lake Saimaa, Finland
References

Uotila JS, et al. Dechlorination of pentachlorophenol by membrane bound enzymes of Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus PCP-I. Biodegradation 2: 25-31, 1991. PubMed: 1368474

Haggblom MM, et al. Hydroxylation and dechlorination of chlorinated guaiacols and syringols by Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 54: 683-687, 1988. PubMed: 3377490

. . Biodegradation 1: 273-281, 1990.

Apajalahti JH, et al. Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus sp. nov., a chlorophenol-mineralizing actinomycete. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 246-251, 1986.

. . Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 24: 397-404, 1986.

Haggblom MM, et al. O-methylation of chlorinated para-hydroquinones by Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 54: 1818-1824, 1988.

Apajalahti JH, Salkinoja-Salonen MS. Complete dechlorination of tetrachlorohydroquinone by cell extracts of pentachlorophenol-induced Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus. J. Bacteriol. 169: 5125-5130, 1987. PubMed: 3667526

Haggblom MM, et al. Transfer of polychlorophenol-degrading Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus (Apajalahti et al. 1986) to the genus Mycobacterium as Mycobacterium chlorophenolicum comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 485-493, 1994. PubMed: 8068542

Briglia M, et al. Phylogenetic evidence for transfer of pentachlorophenol-mineralizing Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus PCP-I(T) to the genus Mycobacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 494-498, 1994. PubMed: 7520738

Apajalahti JH, et al. Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus sp. nov., a chlorophenol-mineralizing actinomycete. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 36: 246-251, 1986.

Haggblom MM, et al. Transfer of polychlorophenol-degrading Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus (Apajalahti et al. 1986) to the genus Mycobacterium as Mycobacterium chlorophenolicum comb. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 485-493, 1994. PubMed: 8068542

Briglia M, et al. Phylogenetic evidence for transfer of pentachlorophenol-mineralizing Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus PCP-I(T) to the genus Mycobacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 494-498, 1994. PubMed: 7520738

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