Thermosyntropha lipolytica Svetlitshnyi et al. (ATCC® 700317)

Strain Designations: JW/YS-265 [DSM 11003]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations JW/YS-265 [DSM 11003]
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 2071: Thermosyntropha lipolytica medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 60.0°C
Atmosphere: Under 100% N2
Name of Depositor J Wiegel
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--J Wiegel<<--V. Svetlitshnyi
Geographical Isolation Lake Bogoria

Svetlitshnyi V, et al. Thermosyntropha lipolytica gen. nov., sp. nov., a lipolytic, anaerobic, alkalitolerant, thermophilic bacterium utilizing short- and long-chain fatty acids in syntrophic coculture with a methanogenic archaeum. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 46: 1131-1137, 1996. PubMed: 8863447

type strain

alkaline hot spring, Lake Bogoria

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X99980 16S rRNA sequence

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