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Thauera chlorobenzoica Song et al. (ATCC® 700723)

Strain Designations: 3CB-1 [KCTC 12933]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 3CB-1 [KCTC 12933]
Degrades 3-chlorobenzoate, 3-bromobenzoate, 3-iodobenzoate and 3-hydroxybenzoate under anoxic, denitrifying conditions
Sediment, Hudson River, Albany, NY, 1993
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 2120: Modified R2A medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor MM Haggblom
Sediment, Hudson River, Albany, NY, 1993
Year of Origin 1993

Haggblom MM, Young LY. Anaerobic degradation of 3-halobenzoates by a denitrifying bacterium. Arch. Microbiol. 171: 230-236, 1999. PubMed: 10339806

Song B, et al. Characterization of halobenzoate-degrading, denitrifying Azoarcus and Thauera isolates and description of Thauera chlorobenzoica sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 589-602, 2001. PubMed: 11321105

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type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF123264 16S rRNA sequence

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