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Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 8144

Type strain: Yes

Species: Acinetobacter venetianus

Strain Designation: RAG-1, Vaneechoutte ACI 403

Culture col. no.: KCTC 2702, BCRC 14357, DSM 23050, ATCC 31012, CCUG 45561, LMG 19082, LUH 3904, NIPH 1925

Strain history: <- CCUG; RAG-1 <- L. Dijkshoorn, Leiden Univ. Medical Center, Netherlands; LUH 3904 <- M. Vaneechoutte; ACI 403 <- E. Robinson, Baltimore, USA

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Acinetobacter venetianus RAG-1 is an aerobe, mesophilic, Gram-negative bacterium that was isolated from seawater.

  1. Gram-negative
  2. ovoid-shaped
  3. aerobe
  4. mesophilic
  5. 16S sequence
  6. Bacteria
  7. genome sequence
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  • [Ref.: #16671] Culture collection no. KCTC 2702, BCRC 14357, DSM 23050, ATCC 31012, CCUG 45561, LMG 19082, LUH 3904, NIPH 1925
    [Ref.: #20218] Associated Passport(s) in StrainInfo 107590, 330464, 724507, 330465, 841923
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    Phylogeny Oil-degrading Acinetobacter strain RAG-1 and strains described as 'Acinetobacter venetianus sp. nov.' belong to the same genomic species. Vaneechoutte M, Tjernberg I, Baldi F, Pepi M, Fani R, Sullivan ER, van der Toorn J, Dijkshoorn L Res Microbiol 10.1016/s0923-2508(99)80047-3 1999 *
    Enzymology An exocellular protein from the oil-degrading microbe Acinetobacter venetianus RAG-1 enhances the emulsifying activity of the polymeric bioemulsifier emulsan. Bach H, Berdichevsky Y, Gutnick D Appl Environ Microbiol 10.1128/AEM.69.5.2608-2615.2003 2003 *
    Metabolism The concentrations of hexadecane and inorganic nutrients modulate the production of extracellular membrane-bound vesicles, soluble protein, and bioemulsifier by Acinetobacter venetianus RAG-1 and Acinetobacter sp. strain HO1-N. Leahy JG, Khalid ZM, Quintero EJ, Jones-Meehan JM, Heidelberg JF, Batchelor PJ, Colwell RR Can J Microbiol 10.1139/w03-071 2003 *
    Metabolism Emulsan quantitation by Nile red quenching fluorescence assay. Castro GR, Larson BK, Panilaitis B, Kaplan DL Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 10.1007/s00253-004-1849-2 2004 *
    Metabolism Novel polysaccharide-protein-based amphipathic formulations. Bach H, Gutnick DL Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 10.1007/s00253-005-0149-9 2005 *
    Enzymology A unique polypeptide from the C-terminus of the exocellular esterase of Acinetobacter venetianus RAG-1 modulates the emulsifying activity of the polymeric bioemulsifier apoemulsan. Bach H, Gutnick DL Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 10.1007/s00253-005-0161-0 2005 *
    Metabolism Biosynthesis of emulsan biopolymers from agro-based feedstocks. Panilaitis B, Castro GR, Solaiman D, Kaplan DL J Appl Microbiol 10.1111/j.1365-2672.2006.03078.x 2007 *
    Metabolism Construction of a chimeric gene cluster for the biosynthesis of apoemulsan with altered molecular weight. Dams-Kozlowska H, Sainath N, Kaplan DL Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 10.1007/s00253-008-1346-0 2008 *
    Phylogeny Discovery of the dual polysaccharide composition of emulsan and the isolation of the emulsion stabilizing component. Mercaldi MP, Dams-Kozlowska H, Panilaitis B, Joyce AP, Kaplan DL Biomacromolecules 10.1021/bm800239p 2008 *
    Enzymology Transesterification activity of a novel lipase from Acinetobacter venetianus RAG-1. Snellman EA, Colwell RR Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 10.1007/s10482-008-9276-5 2008 *

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