Pyrococcus horikoshii Gonzalez et al. (ATCC® 700860)

Strain Designations: JCM 9974 [DSM 12428]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations JCM 9974 [DSM 12428]
Application
Biotechnology
Isolation
Marine hydrothermal vent at a depth of 1395 m in the Okinawa Trough, Pacific Ocean, 1994
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Shipping Information Distributed: freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Pyrococcus horikoshii OT3 DNA, complete genome.

Type Strain yes (type strain)
Comments
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1915: Pyrococcus medium (DSM medium 377)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 95.0°C
Atmosphere: Under 100% N2
Name of Depositor FT Robb
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--FT Robb<<--Y. Masuchi
Isolation
Marine hydrothermal vent at a depth of 1395 m in the Okinawa Trough, Pacific Ocean, 1994
Year of Origin 1994
References

Gonzalez JM, et al. Pyrococcus horikoshii sp. nov., a hyperthermophilic archaeon isolated from a hydrothermal vent at the Okinawa Trough. Extremophiles 2: 123-130, 1998. PubMed: 9672687

Validation list no. 71. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 1325-1326, 1999.

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D87344 16S rRNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : BA000001 Pyrococcus horikoshii OT3 DNA, complete genome.

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