Methylosarcina quisquiliarum Wise et al. (ATCC® 700908)

Strain Designations: AML-D4 [DSM 13737]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations AML-D4 [DSM 13737]
Upper soil layer of a landfill, Athens, GA, 1998
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 yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1306: Nitrate mineral salts medium (NMS)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30.0°C
Atmosphere: Under a gas mixture of 50% air, 50% methane
Name of Depositor MG Wise
Upper soil layer of a landfill, Athens, GA, 1998
Year of Origin 1998

Wise MG, et al. Methanotroph diversity in landfill soil: isolation of novel type I and type II methanotrophs whose presence was suggested by culture- independent 16S ribosomal DNA analysis. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 65: 4887-4897, 1999. PubMed: 10543800

Wise MG, et al. Methylosarcina fibrata gen. nov., sp. nov. and Methylosarcina quisquiliarum sp. nov., novel type I methanotrophs. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 51: 611-621, 2001. PubMed: 11321107

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF177297 16S rRNA sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF177326 partial pmoA sequence

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