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HOME > Restriction Enzymes> Sources > Arthrobacter aurescens
Arthrobacter aurescens

BioHazard Level:

Growth Temperature:

Appropriate growth media:
Corynebacterium agar

Genomic sources for restriction enzymes (at this website):
AarI, AasI

Gram Stain:
Arthrobacter aurescens is Gram stain positive

Arthrobacter aurescens is aerobic

Taxonomic lineage:
Bacteria; Actinobacteria; Actinobacteria (class); Actinobacteridae; Actinomycetales; Micrococcineae; Micrococcaceae; Arthrobacter

Industrial uses or economic implications:
Strains of Arthrobacter aurescens have been shown to metabolize s-triazine compounds, which are are common starting materials for the synthesis of pesticides, plastic resins, dyes, and explosives. Thus, they have potential importance in bioremediation.
Disclaimer: This information is presented as is. While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, please check current reference material prior to growth or handling of microorganisms.

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