Geobacter pelophilus Straub and Buchholz-Cleven
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2. Under anaerobic conditions, rehydrate the entire cell pellet with a small amount of #2400 broth. Transfer this aliquot back into the tube of broth.
3. Additional #2400 broth tubes can also be inoculated with 0.5 ml from the original broth.
4. Incubate at 30oC for 2-4 days.
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Straub Kristina, Buchholz-Cleven BE. Geobacter bremensis sp. nov. and Geobacter pelophilus sp. nov., two dissimilatory ferric-iron-reducing bacteria.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 1805-1808, 2001. PubMed: 11594612
Straub KL, et al. The use of biologically produced ferrihydrite for the isolation of novel iron-reducing bacteria.. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 21: 442-449, 1998. PubMed: 9779609
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