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Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 8203

Type strain: Yes

Species: Psychrobacter arcticus

Strain Designation: 273-4

Culture col. no.: DSM 17307, CIP 109905, VKM B-2377

Strain history: <- C. Bakermans, Center for Microbial Ecol. and NASA Astrobiol. Inst., Michigan State Univ., USA; 273-4 <- T. Vishnivetskaya, Dept. Food Sci., North Carolina State Univ., USA

NCBI tax ID(s): 334543 (species)

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Psychrobacter arcticus 273-4 is an aerobe, psychrophilic, Gram-negative bacterium that was isolated from permafrost sediment cores.

  1. Gram-negative
  2. ovoid-shaped
  3. aerobe
  4. psychrophilic
  5. 16S sequence
  6. Bacteria
  7. genome sequence
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  • [Ref.: #6889] Culture collection no. DSM 17307, CIP 109905, VKM B-2377
    [Ref.: #20218] Associated Passport(s) in StrainInfo 690311, 857673, 690312
    Literature: Only first 10 entries are displayed. Click here to see all.Click here to see only first 10 entries.
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    Phylogeny Psychrobacter cryohalolentis sp. nov. and Psychrobacter arcticus sp. nov., isolated from Siberian permafrost. Bakermans C, Ayala-Del-Rio HL, Ponder MA, Vishnivetskaya T, Gilichinsky D, Thomashow MF, Tiedje JM Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 10.1099/ijs.0.64043-0 2006 *
    Metabolism Metabolic activity of Siberian permafrost isolates, Psychrobacter arcticus and Exiguobacterium sibiricum, at low water activities. Ponder MA, Thomashow MF, Tiedje JM Extremophiles 10.1007/s00792-008-0151-0 2008 *
    Metabolism Psychrobacter arcticus 273-4 uses resource efficiency and molecular motion adaptations for subzero temperature growth. Bergholz PW, Bakermans C, Tiedje JM J Bacteriol 10.1128/JB.01377-08 2009 *
    Genetics The genome sequence of Psychrobacter arcticus 273-4, a psychroactive Siberian permafrost bacterium, reveals mechanisms for adaptation to low-temperature growth. Ayala-del-Rio HL, Chain PS, Grzymski JJ, Ponder MA, Ivanova N, Bergholz PW, Di Bartolo G, Hauser L, Land M, Bakermans C, Rodrigues D, Klappenbach J, Zarka D, Larimer F, Richardson P, Murray A, Thomashow M, Tiedje JM Appl Environ Microbiol 10.1128/AEM.02101-09 2010 *
    Enzymology Structure and function of the first full-length murein peptide ligase (Mpl) cell wall recycling protein. Das D, Herve M, Feuerhelm J, Farr CL, Chiu HJ, Elsliger MA, Knuth MW, Klock HE, Miller MD, Godzik A, Lesley SA, Deacon AM, Mengin-Lecreulx D, Wilson IA PLoS One 10.1371/journal.pone.0017624 2011 *
    Biotechnology Functional expression and characterization of five wax ester synthases in Saccharomyces cerevisiae and their utility for biodiesel production. Shi S, Valle-Rodriguez JO, Khoomrung S, Siewers V, Nielsen J Biotechnol Biofuels 10.1186/1754-6834-5-7 2012 *
    Metabolism Toward understanding life under subzero conditions: the significance of exploring psychrophilic "cold-shock" proteins. Kuhn E Astrobiology 10.1089/ast.2012.0858 2012 *
    Enzymology Biofilm formation by Psychrobacter arcticus and the role of a large adhesin in attachment to surfaces. Hinsa-Leasure SM, Koid C, Tiedje JM, Schultzhaus JN Appl Environ Microbiol 10.1128/AEM.00867-13 2013 *
    Enzymology Branched-chain 2-keto acid decarboxylases derived from Psychrobacter. Wei J, Timler JG, Knutson CM, Barney BM FEMS Microbiol Lett 10.1111/1574-6968.12208 2013 *
    Metabolism DNA double-strand break repair at--15{degrees}C. Dieser M, Battista JR, Christner BC Appl Environ Microbiol 10.1128/AEM.02845-13 2013 *

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