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Elusimicrobium minutum Geissinger et al. (ATCC® BAA-1559)

Strain Designations: Pei191 [JCM 14958]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Pei191 [JCM 14958]
Pachnoda ephippiata gut (beetle)
By O Geissinger, 2006
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Elusimicrobium minutum Pei191, complete genome

Type Strain yes
Genome sequencing strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 2752: Elusimicrobium minutum Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor O Geissinger
Pachnoda ephippiata gut (beetle)
By O Geissinger, 2006
Year of Origin 2006

Geissinger O, et al. The ultramicrobacterium "Elusimicrobium minutum" gen. nov., sp. nov., the first cultivated representative of the termite group 1 phylum. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 75(9): 2831-2840, 2009. PubMed: 19270135

Herlemann DP, et al. Genomic analysis of "Elusimicrobium minutum," the first cultivated representative of the phylum "Elusimicrobia" (formerly termite group 1). Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 75(9): 2841-2849, 2009. PubMed: 19270133

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AM490846 Elusimicrobium minutum partial 16S rRNA gene, type strain Pei191T

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP001055 Elusimicrobium minutum Pei191, complete genome

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