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Methanocaldococcus vulcanius (Jeanthon et al.) Whitman (ATCC® 700851)

Strain Designations: DSM 12094 [M7]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Methanococcus vulcanius Jeanthon et al.
Strain Designations DSM 12094 [M7]
Application
Biotechnology
Isolation
Deep sea hydrothermal chimney at a depth of 2600 m, East Pacific Rise, 1996
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 RefJeanthon C, et al. Methanococcus vulcanius sp. nov., a novel hyperthermophilic methanogen isolated from East Pacific Rise, and identification of Methanococcus sp. DSM 4213T as Methanococcus fervens sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 583-589, 1999. PubMed: 10319479, (type strain), Ref. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSEM.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 685-690, 2002. PubMed: 12054225, (Whitman WBGenus I. Methanocaldococcus gen. nov.In: Whitman WBBergey's manual of systematic bacteriology2nd ed.New YorkSpringer-Verlag243-245, 2001)
Antibiotic Resistance
Resistant to ampicillin
Resistant to kanamycin
Resistant to penicillin G benzylpenicillin
Resistant to streptomycin
Sensitive to chloramphenicol
Sensitive to rifampin rifampicin, rifamycin AMP
Comments
This strain contains a 4.8 kb plasmid.
Medium ATCC® Medium 2121: Methanococcus jannaschii medium (DSM 282)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 80.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor DSMZ
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSMZ<<--C. Jeanthon <<-- S. L Haridon
Isolation
Deep sea hydrothermal chimney at a depth of 2600 m, East Pacific Rise, 1996
Year of Origin 1996
References

Jeanthon C, et al. Methanococcus vulcanius sp. nov., a novel hyperthermophilic methanogen isolated from East Pacific Rise, and identification of Methanococcus sp. DSM 4213T as Methanococcus fervens sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 583-589, 1999. PubMed: 10319479

type strain

. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSEM.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 685-690, 2002. PubMed: 12054225

Whitman WBGenus I. Methanocaldococcus gen. nov.In: Whitman WBBergey's manual of systematic bacteriology2nd ed.New YorkSpringer-Verlag243-245, 2001

DSMZ, personal communication

Jeanthon C, et al. Methanococcus vulcanius sp. nov., a novel hyperthermophilic methanogen isolated from East Pacific Rise, and identification of Methanococcus sp. DSM 4213T as Methanococcus fervens sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 583-589, 1999. PubMed: 10319479

type strain

. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSEM.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 685-690, 2002. PubMed: 12054225

Whitman WBGenus I. Methanocaldococcus gen. nov.In: Whitman WBBergey's manual of systematic bacteriology2nd ed.New YorkSpringer-Verlag243-245, 2001

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF051404 16S rDNA sequence

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