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Cellulomonas persica Elberson et al. (ATCC® 700642)

Strain Designations: I [IFO 16733]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations I [IFO 16733]
Degrades cellulose
Humus soil, Ramsar Forest, near the Caspian Sea, Iran, 1992
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 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor M Shahamat, F Malekzadeh
Humus soil, Ramsar Forest, near the Caspian Sea, Iran, 1992
Year of Origin 1992

Elberson MA, et al. Cellulomonas persica sp. nov. and Cellulomonas iranensis sp. nov., mesophilic cellulose-degrading bacteria isolated from forest soils. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 993-996, 2000. PubMed: 10843037

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF064701 16S rDNA sequence

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