Thermaerobacter nagasakiensis sp. nov., a novel aerobic and extremely thermophilic marine bacterium

@article{Nunoura2002ThermaerobacterNS,
  title={Thermaerobacter nagasakiensis sp. nov., a novel aerobic and extremely thermophilic marine bacterium},
  author={Takuro Nunoura and Saki Akihara and Ken Takai and Yoshihiko Sako},
  journal={Archives of Microbiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={177},
  pages={339-344}
}
A novel, extremely thermophilic bacterium was isolated from a shallow marine hydrothermal vent at depth of 22 m in Tachibana Bay, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. Cells were gram-negative, non-spore-forming, motile rods. Growth was observed between 52 and 78 °C (optimum 70 °C), pH 5 and 8 (optimum pH 7) and 0–4.5% NaCl (optimum 1.0%). The isolate was a strictly aerobic heterotroph utilizing yeast extract and trypticase peptone. The G+C content of the genomic DNA is 69 mol%. Analysis of 16S rDNA… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-7 of 7 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 23 references

Isolation and characterization of Thermus thermophilus Gy 1211 from a deep - sea hydrothermal vent

T MarteinssonV, Birrien J-L, G Raguenes, S CostaM, D Prieur
Extremophiles • 1999

Differentiation between spore - forming and asporogenic bacteria using a PCR and Southern hybridization based method

J Brill, J Wiegel
J Microbiol Methods • 1997

Identification of Bacillus kaustophilus , Bacillus thermocatenulatus and Bacillus strain HSP as members of Bacillus thermoleovarans

A Sunna, S Tokajian, +3 authors F Hashwa
Syst Appl Microbiol • 1997

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…