Azotobacter chroococcum Beijerinck (ATCC® 9043)

Strain Designations: 43 [NCIB 11694]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 43 [NCIB 11694]
Application
Produces L-carnitine
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 12: Azotobacter Supplement
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor RL Starkey
References

Yokozeki K, Kubota K. Method of producing L-carnitine. US Patent 4,650,759 dated Mar 17 1987

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF035211 Azotobacter chroococcum small subunit ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF036244 Azotobacter chroococcum 4-hydroxybenzoate hydroxylase (pobA) gene, partial cds; and regulatory protein (pobR) gene, complete cds.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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