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HOME > Restriction Enzymes> Sources > Arthrobacter aurescens
Arthrobacter aurescens

BioHazard Level:
1

Growth Temperature:
26oC

Appropriate growth media:
Corynebacterium agar

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

Gram Stain:
Arthrobacter aurescens is Gram stain positive

Respiration:
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 interesting bits of information is not meant to be medical advice and should not be used to treat or diagnose any disease!


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