Thermomicrobium carboxidum King and King (ATCC® BAA-2535)

Strain Designations: KI3  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Thermomicrobiales sp.
Strain Designations KI3
Application Environmental - oxidizes carbon monoxide
Isolation Kilauea Iki pit crater
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
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 2824: Thermomicrobium roseum Agar/Broth Medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 65°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor CE King
Special Collection National Park Service (NPS) Special Collection
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- CE King, Louisiana State University
Isolation Kilauea Iki pit crater
Geographical Isolation Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

King CE, King GM. Thermomicrobium carboxidum sp. nov., and Thermorudis peleae gen. nov., sp. nov., carbon monoxide-oxidizing bacteria isolated from geothermally heated biofilms. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 64(8): 2586–2592, 2014. PubMed: 24814334

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