Query: NC_016589:183432 Burkholderia sp. YI23 chromosome 1, complete sequence Lineage: Burkholderia; Burkholderia; Burkholderiaceae; Burkholderiales; Proteobacteria; Bacteria General Information: Burkholderia sp. strain YI23 has been identified as a Fenitrothion degrader. Isolated from a golf course soil in Yongin, Kyongggi-do, South Korea.
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General Information: First isolated from sediment contaminated with ethylbenzene, this organism is capable of growing on crude oil, using polar aromatic compounds such as benzoate under both oxic and anoxic conditions. It is currently being evaluated for use in aromatic hydrocarbon bioremediation projects. Aromatic hydrocarbon-degrading bacterium. Capable of metabolizing various aromatic hydrocarbons, including toluene and ethylbenzene and may be of use in bioremediation.