Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans (Temple and Colmer) Kelly and Wood (ATCC® 14119)

Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Ferrobacillus sulfooxidans Kinsel
Application
Produces hydrogen sulfide:ferric ion oxidoreductase
Biotechnology
Isolation
Mine water (pH 4.26), Pennsylvania
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format test tube
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 2039: Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans Medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor NA Kinsel
Isolation
Mine water (pH 4.26), Pennsylvania
References

Sugio T, et al. Existence of a hydrogen sulfide:Ferric ion oxidoreductase in iron-oxidizing bacteria. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 58: 431-433, 1992.

Kinsel NA. New sulfur oxidizing iron bacterium: Ferrobacillus sulfooxidans sp. n.. J. Bacteriol. 80: 628-632, 1960. PubMed: 13756150

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