Clostridium stercorarium subsp. thermolacticum (LeRuyet et al.) Fardeau et al. (ATCC® 43738)

Strain Designations: DSM 2911 [TC21]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Clostridium thermolacticum LeRuyet et al.
Strain Designations DSM 2911 [TC21]
Degrades starch
Degrades xylan
Produces lactic acid lactate
Produces lactate from xylan, starch, and various sugars
Composted cattle manure, France
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1613: Clostridium thermolacticum medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 60.0°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor DSM
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DSM<<--P. LeRuyet TC21
Composted cattle manure, France

LeRuyet P, et al. Thermophilic fermentation of cellulose and xylan by methanogenic enrichment cultures: preliminary characterization of main species. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 5: 247-253, 1984.

LeRuyet P, et al. Characterization of Clostridium thermolacticum sp. nov., a hydrolytic thermophilic anaerobe producing high amounts of lactate. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 6: 196-202, 1985.

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