DSMZ 769 . CLOSTRIDIUM VINCENTII MEDIUM

Official DSMZ medium: This medium was manually curated by experts from the DSMZ.

Culture medium recipe

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Equipment needed: Autoclave Hungate tubes Filter Gassing station
Compound Amount Unit Conc. [g/L] Conc. [mM]
Sea Salt
(SIGMA)
12.0 g 12 -
NH4NO3 0.1 g 0.1 -
Yeast extract
(BD Bacto)
1.0 g 1 -
Trypticase peptone
(BD BBL)
0.4 g 0.4 -
Sodium resazurin
(0.1% w/v)
0.5 ml 5.0e-4 -
NaHCO3 1.0 g 1 11.904
Na-phosphate buffer
(0.2 M, pH 6.5)
20.0 ml - 4
Lactose 2.0 g 2 5.843
Wolin's vitamin solution 10.0 ml - -
L-Cysteine HCl x H2O 0.3 g 0.3 1.708
Na2S x 9 H2O 0.3 g 0.3 1.249
Distilled water 980.0 ml - -
1 Dissolve ingredients (except bicarbonate, phosphate-buffer, lactose, vitamins, cysteine and sulfide), then sparge medium with 80% N2 and 20% CO2 gas mixture for 30 - 45 min to make it anoxic. Dispense medium under same gas atmosphere into anoxic Hungate-type tubes or serum vials and autoclave. After sterilization add phosphate-buffer, lactose, cysteine and sulfide from sterile anoxic stock solutions autoclaved under 100% N2 gas and bicarbonate from a sterile anoxic stock solution prepared under 80% N2 and 20% CO2 gas mixture. Vitamins are prepared under N2 gas atmosphere and sterilized by filtration. Adjust pH of complete medium to 6.5, if necessary.
2 Note: Sea salts can be replaced by 300.0 ml/l of filtered aged sea water.
Solution occurs in 357 other media (first defined in Medium 141).
Compound Amount Unit Conc. [g/L] Conc. [mM]
Biotin 2.0 mg 0.002 0.008
Folic acid 2.0 mg 0.002 0.005
Pyridoxine hydrochloride 10.0 mg 0.01 0.049
Thiamine HCl 5.0 mg 0.005 0.015
Riboflavin 5.0 mg 0.005 0.013
Nicotinic acid 5.0 mg 0.005 0.041
Calcium D-(+)-pantothenate 5.0 mg 0.005 -
Vitamin B12 0.1 mg 1.0e-4 7.4e-5
p-Aminobenzoic acid 5.0 mg 0.005 0.036
(DL)-alpha-Lipoic acid 5.0 mg 0.005 0.024
Distilled water 1000.0 ml - -

Metadata

Last modified: 06.04.22
Source: DSMZ
Taxonomic range:  Bacteria
Medium type: Complex medium
Final pH: 6.5
Equipment needed: Autoclave, Filter, Gassing station, Hungate tubes
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Gas composition

  • 80 % N2
  • 20 % CO2

Detailed instructions for the cultivation of anaerobes including important warnings can be found in the cultivation instructions .

Associated strains

All strains for this medium: 1

Molecular composition

Compound Conc. [g/L] Conc. [mM]
Sea Salt 12 -
Lactose 2 5.843
NaHCO3 1 11.904
Yeast extract 1 -
Trypticase peptone 0.4 -
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Cultivation metadata from 1 strains BacDive

phyla 1 1 strain
oxygen anaerobe 1 strain
temperature psychrophilic 1 strain