JCM Catalogue

Methanocaldococcus jannaschii (Jones et al. 1984) Whitman 2002

Taxonomy in NCBI database: Archaea; Euryarchaeota; Methanococci; Methanococcales; Methanocaldococcaceae.

10045T <-- DSM 2661 <-- J. A. Leigh and W. J. Jones JAL-1.
Accessioned in 1997.
=ATCC 43067 =CIP 104961 =DSM 2661 =NBRC 100440.
Methanococcus jannaschii.
Type strain [184,4194,8099].
Medium: 232;  Temperature: 80°C; Anaerobic.
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Source: Base of 'white smoker' chimney on the East Pacific Rise [4194].
Morphology: [4194].
Biochemistry/Physiology: [4194].
Polar lipid: [4557].
G+C (mol%): 31 (Bd) [4194].
Phylogeny: 16S rRNA catalog [4194], 16S rRNA (M59126), 16S rRNA gene (AB603516).
Other taxonomic data: Polyamine [4464].
Taxonomy: [5327].
Genome sequence: L77117, L77118 (plasmid pDSM2661_1), L77119 (plasmid pDSM2661_2) [4306].
NCBI Taxonomy ID: 2190.
Genomic DNA is available from RIKEN BRC-DNA Bank: JGD 12154.

Publication(s) using this strain [B04082, A06028, A07262, A08023, B14155, A16116, A16154, A17582].
Patent publication(s) using this strain [2015-202063].
Delivery category: Domestic, B; Overseas, B.
Viability and purity assays of this product were performed at the time of production as part of quality control. The authenticity of the culture was confirmed by analyzing an appropriate gene sequence, e.g., the 16S rRNA gene for prokaryotes, the D1/D2 region of LSU rRNA gene, the ITS region of the nuclear rRNA operon, etc. for eukaryotes. The characteristics and/or functions of the strain appearing in the catalogue are based on information from the corresponding literature and JCM does not guarantee them.
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