Caldimonas manganoxidans Takeda et al. (ATCC® BAA-369)

Strain Designations: JCM 10698 [HS, IFO 16448]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations JCM 10698 [HS, IFO 16448]
Degrades poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)
Hot spring
Matsue Japan
isolation date: 1995
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 2°C to 8°C
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 50.0°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor M Takeda
Hot spring
Matsue Japan
isolation date: 1995
Year of Origin 1995

Takeda M. Thermostable poly(3-hydroxybutrate) depolymerase of a thermophilic strain of Leptothrix sp. isolated from a hot spring. J. Ferment. Bioeng. 85: 375-378, 1998.

Takeda M. Cloning and expression of the gene encoding thermostable poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) depolymerase. J. Biosci. Bioeng. 90: 416-421, 2000.

Takeda M, et al. Caldimonas manganoxidans gen. nov., sp. nov., a poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)-degrading, manganese-oxidizing thermophile. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52: 895-900, 2002. PubMed: 12054255

type strain

hot spring in Matsue; Minoru Takeda

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB008801 Caldimonas manganoxidans gene for 16S rRNA, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB038647 Caldimonas manganoxidans phaZ gene for PHB depolymerase precursor, complete cds.

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