Dehalococcoides sp. (ATCC® BAA-2100)

Strain Designations: BAV1  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations BAV1
Chloroethene contaminated sediment; Oscoda, MI, USA
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Dehalococcoides sp. BAV1, complete genome

Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Growth can best be monitored using real time PCR; see Protocol for quantifying in Related Links.
Medium ATCC® Medium 2760: MOPS Buffered Medium for Dehalococcoides sp.
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24°C to 30°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic gas mixture, 100% N2 or 80% N2-20% CO2
Name of Depositor FE Löffler
Chloroethene contaminated sediment; Oscoda, MI, USA

Moench TT, Zeikus JG. An improved preparation method for a titanium (III) media reductant. J. Microbiol. Methods. 1: 199-202, 1983.

He J, et al. Detoxification of vinyl chloride to ethene coupled to growth of an anaerobic bacterium. Nature 424: 62-65, 2003. PubMed: 12840758

Ritalahti KM, et al. Quantitative PCR targeting 16S rRNA and reductive dehalogenase genes simultaneously monitors multiple Dehalococcoides strains. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 72(4): 2765-2774, 2006. PubMed: 16597981

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AY165308 Dehalococcoides sp. BAV1 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000688 Dehalococcoides sp. BAV1, complete genome

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