Shewanella loihica (ATCC® BAA-1088)

Strain Designations: PV-4  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Shewanella sp.
Strain Designations PV-4
Thermal vent
isolation date: 1998
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Shewanella loihica PV-4, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 22.0°C
Name of Depositor H Kostandarithes, RD Stapleton
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
H Kostandarithes
J Zhou
Thermal vent
isolation date: 1998
Year of Origin 1998

Roh Y, et al. Biogeochemical and environmental factors on iron biomineralization: magnetite and siderite formation. Clays Clay Miner. 51: 83-95, 2003.

vent sample, Naha Vents, on the south rift of Loihi [outside the crater], Loihi Seamount off big Island of Hawaii

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000606 Shewanella loihica PV-4, complete genome.

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