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Methanothrix thermoacetophila Nozhevnikova and Chudina 1988
Methanosaeta thermoacetophila (Nozhevnikova and Chudina 1988) Patel and Sprott 1990
Methanosaeta thermophila (Kamagata et al. 1992) Boone and Kamagata 1998
Methanothrix thermophila Kamagata et al. 1992
DSM No.:
6194 dsm-6194 dsm6194 dsm 6194 Methanothrix thermoacetophila
Strain designation:
Isolated from:
sludge, thermophilic anaerobic digester
Date of sampling:
before 11.10.1990
Nagoya Protocol Restrictions:
There are NO known Nagoya Protocol restrictions for this strain.
<- Y. Kamagata, PT
Genbank accession numbers:
complete genome: CP000477
Cultivation conditions:
Medium 334 with strain-specific modifications, anaerobic, 55°C
Medium/media recipe(s) required for preparing 334:
-  Medium 141
-  Medium 318

Incubation time: 3-7 days

Please follow special instructions: 'Cultivation of Anaerobes', 'Cultivation of Methanogens'

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Summary and
additional information:
<- Y. Kamagata, PT. Sludge, thermophilic anaerobic digester; Japan (4226). Type strain of Methanothrix thermophila. Taxonomy/description (3061, 4227, 4687). Sequence accession no. complete genome: CP000477. (Medium 334 with strain-specific modifications, 55°C, anaerobic).
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3061, 4226, 4227, 4687
Risk group:
1 (classification according to German TRBA)
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