Marichromatium sp. (ATCC® 35206)

Strain Designations: Gest/Favinger [HPC]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Chromatium vinosum (Ehrenberg) Winogradsky
Strain Designations Gest/Favinger [HPC]
Organic matter in marine basin, Western Australia
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 no
Medium ATCC® Medium 1370: Van Niel's yeast agar (ATCC medium 112) with 2.5% NaCl
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor H Gest
Organic matter in marine basin, Western Australia

Bauld J, et al. Obligately halophilic Chromatium vinosum from Hamelin Pool, Shark Bay, Australia. Curr. Microbiol. 14: 335-339, 1987.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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