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Carnobacterium pleistocenium Pikuta et al. (ATCC® BAA-754)

Strain Designations: FTR1 [JCM 12174]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Carnobacterium sp.
Strain Designations FTR1 [JCM 12174]
Alaska, United States
isolation date: April 20, 2000
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
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (Elena Pikuta, personal communication)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20.0°C
Atmosphere: Facultative anaerobe
Name of Depositor E Pikuta
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Alaska, United States
isolation date: April 20, 2000
Year of Origin 2000

Hoover RB, et al. Anaerobic psychrophiles from Alaska, Antarctica, and Patagonia: Implications to possible life on Mars and Europa. Proc. SPIE 4495: 313-324, 2002.

sample from frozen pleistocene thermokarst pond in the U.S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory's (CRREL) Permafrost Tunnel in Fox, AK

Elena Pikuta, personal communication

Elena Pikuta, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF450136 Carnobacterium sp. FTR-1 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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