Thermus thermophilus (Oshima and Imahori) Williams et al. (ATCC® BAA-163)

Strain Designations: DSM 7039 [HB27]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations DSM 7039 [HB27]
Produces aqualysin I
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 Procedure
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Thermus thermophilus HB27, complete genome.

Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 461: Castenholz TYE medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 70.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor DSMZ
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSMZ<<--J.P. Touzel <<-- Y. Koyama <<-- T. Oshima

Koyama Y, et al. Genetic transformation of the extreme thermophile Thermus thermophilus and of other Thermus spp.. J. Bacteriol. 166: 338-340, 1986. PubMed: 3957870

Touhara N, et al. Production and extracellular secretion of aqualysin I (a thermophilic subtilisin-type protease) in a host-vector system for Thermus thermophilus. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 57: 3385-3387, 1991.

Henne A, et al. The genome sequence of the extreme thermophile Thermus thermophilus. Nat. Biotechnol. 22: 547-553, 2004. PubMed: 15064768

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AE017221 Thermus thermophilus HB27, complete genome.

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