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Comamonas testosteroni (Marcus and Talalay 1956) Tamaoka et al. 1987
Pseudomonas testosteroni Marcus and Talalay 1956
DSM No.:
50244, Type strain dsm-50244 dsm50244 dsm 50244 Comamonas testosteroni
Other collection no.
or WDCM no.:
ATCC 11996, ICPB 2741-78, NCIB 8955
Isolated from:
soil, enrichment with testosterone
United States of America
Date of sampling:
before 22.08.1990
Nagoya Protocol Restrictions:
There are NO known Nagoya Protocol restrictions for this strain.
<- ICPB <- P. Talalay
Cultivation conditions:
Medium 1 , 30°C

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Summary and
additional information:
<- ICPB <- P. Talalay. Soil, enrichment with testosterone; USA, Berkeley. Type strain. Taxonomy/description (1300, 3815, 4602). Produces ß-lactamase (856), alpha-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (177), ß-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (177). Production of 9-alpha-hydroxysteroids. Please be aware that strains of this species are grouped in Risk Group 2 by German authorities when used in genetic engineering. (Medium 1, 30°C).
For detailed information:
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177, 856, 1036, 1300, 3815, 4602
Risk group:
1 (classification according to German TRBA)
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