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Azospirillum irakense Khammas et al. (ATCC® 51182)

Strain Designations: CIP 103311 [KBC1]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations CIP 103311 [KBC1]
Fixes nitrogen
Rice roots, Oryza sativa, Diwaniyah, Iraq
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 838: Spirillum nitrogen-fixing medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor CIP
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CIP<<--P.A.D. Grimmont <<--- K.M. Khammas KBC1
Rice roots, Oryza sativa, Diwaniyah, Iraq

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

Khammas KM, et al. Azospirillum irakense sp. nov., a nitrogen-fixing bacterium associated with rice roots and rhizosphere soil. Res. Microbiol. 140: 679-693, 1989. PubMed: 2626596

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