Caldicellulosiruptor owensensis Huang et al. (ATCC® 700167)

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

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Strain Designations OL
Sediment from a freshwater pond in the dry Owens Lake bed, California
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 frozen
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Antibiotic Resistance
Sensitive to penicillin G benzylpenicillin
Sensitive to streptomycin
Resistant to D-cycloserine
Resistant to erythromycin
Resistant to tetracycline
Sensitive to ampicillin
Sensitive to chloramphenicol
Medium ATCC® Medium 1465: Basal thermophile medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 70.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor C Huang
Sediment from a freshwater pond in the dry Owens Lake bed, California

Huang CY, et al. Caldicellulosiruptor owensensis sp. nov., an anaerobic, extremely thermophilic, xylanolytic bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 48: 91-97, 1998. PubMed: 9542080

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U80596 16S rDNA sequence

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