VKM Catalogue

VKM No.B-1636 Type
Scientific name of the strainMethanosarcina mazei (Barker 1936) Mah and Kuhn 1984
SynonymMethanococcus mazei Barker 1936
Other culture collection No.DSM 2053; Mah R.A. S-6
HistoryObraszova A.Ya. IBPM, S-6 < DSMZ, DSM 2053
Source of isolationsewage sludge
GeographicsCalifornia
CountryUSA
Medium176
Incubation temp. (C)37
Growth conditionanaerobic
Storage methodsS-2
DNA sequencesAJ012095
Pathogenicity group (SanPin 3.3686-21, 28.01.2021, Russia)no

VKM No.B-1637
Scientific name of the strainMethanosarcina mazei (Barker 1936) Mah and Kuhn 1984
HistoryObraszova A.Ya. IBPM, 47
Source of isolationstratal water of oil pool
LocationBondyuzhskoe oil deposit
GeographicsRepublic of Tatarstan, Elabuga
CountryRussia
Medium117
Incubation temp. (C)37
Growth conditionanaerobic
Storage methodsS-2
Pathogenicity group (SanPin 3.3686-21, 28.01.2021, Russia)no

VKM No.B-2370
Scientific name of the strainMethanosarcina mazei (Barker 1936) Mah and Kuhn 1984
Other culture collection No.JCM 31898
HistoryShcherbakova V.A. IBPM, JL01
Received asMethanosarcina sp.
Source of isolationpermafrost sample
LocationKolyma Lowland, Arctic
CountryRussia
Medium333
Incubation temp. (C)28
Growth conditionanaerobic
Storage methodsC-8, S-2
DNA sequences16S rRNA gene: AF519802
Pathogenicity group (SanPin 3.3686-21, 28.01.2021, Russia)no

VKM No.B-2824
Scientific name of the strainMethanosarcina mazei (Barker 1936) Mah and Kuhn 1984
SynonymMethanococcus frisius Blotevogel et al. 1986; Methanococcus mazei Barker 1936; Methanosarcina frisia (Blotevogel et al. 1986) Blotevogel and Fischer 1989
Other culture collection No.DSM 9195
HistoryKondrashov F.
Received asTMA
Source of isolationpaddy field soil
GeographicsFukuoka Prefecture, Chikugo
CountryJapan
Medium117
Incubation temp. (C)37
Growth conditionanaerobic
Storage methodsF-2, S-2
DNA sequencesmcrA gene: AB300778
Pathogenicity group (SanPin 3.3686-21, 28.01.2021, Russia)no

VKM No.B-2827
Scientific name of the strainMethanosarcina mazei (Barker 1936) Mah and Kuhn 1984
SynonymMethanococcus frisius Blotevogel et al. 1986; Methanococcus mazei Barker 1936; Methanosarcina frisia (Blotevogel et al. 1986) Blotevogel and Fischer 1989
Other culture collection No.DSM 4556; ATCC 43573; OCM 34
HistoryKondrashov F. ICREA
Received asMethanosarcina mazei LYC
Source of isolationalkaline sludge, oil exploration drilling site
LocationHula swamp area
CountryIsrael
Medium360
Incubation temp. (C)37
Growth conditionanaerobic
Storage methodsF-2, S-2
Pathogenicity group (SanPin 3.3686-21, 28.01.2021, Russia)no

Updated 02/12/2022