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Methylobacter tundripaludum (ATCC® BAA-1195)

Strain Designations: SV96  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations SV96
Polar tundra, arctic wetland soil near Ny-Alesund, Svalbard, Norway.
By I Wartiainen, 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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 1306: Nitrate mineral salts medium (NMS)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 22°C
Atmosphere: 50% methane, 50% air
Name of Depositor M Svenning
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Polar tundra, arctic wetland soil near Ny-Alesund, Svalbard, Norway.
By I Wartiainen, 1998.
Year of Origin 1998

Wartiainen I, et al. Methylobacter tundripaludum sp. nov., a methane-oxidizing bacterium from Arctic wetland soil on the Svalbard islands, Norway (78 degrees N). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56(Pt 1): 109-113, 2006. PubMed: 16403874

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ414655 Methylobacter tundripaludum 16S ribosomal RNA, type strain SV96T

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ414658 Methylobacter tundripaludum partial pmoA gene for particulate methane monooxygenase, type strain SV96T

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY937260 Methylobacter tundripaludum strain SV96 NifH gene, partial cds

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