Streptomyces lincolnensis Mason et al. (ATCC® 25466)

Strain Designations: ISP 5355 [CBS 630.70, CBS 699.69, IFO 13054, NCIB 9413, RIA 1246, UC 2376]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations ISP 5355 [CBS 630.70, CBS 699.69, IFO 13054, NCIB 9413, RIA 1246, UC 2376]
Oxidizes lincomycin
Produces lincomycin
Produces lincomycin sulfoxides
Transformation of pergolide to pergolide sulfoxide
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 1877: ISP Medium 1
ATCC® Medium 196: Yeast malt extract agar
Growth Conditions Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor EB Shirling
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- EB Shirling <-- NRRL 2936 <-- Upjohn Co. UC 2376

Argoudelis AD, Mason DJ. Production of lincomycin sulfoxide. US Patent 3,616,244 dated Oct 26 1971

Shirling EB, Gottlieb D. Cooperative description of type cultures of Streptomyces. IV. Species descriptions from the second, third and fourth studies. Int J Syst Bacteriol 19: 391-512, 1969.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Smith RV, et al. Microbial transformations of pergolide to pergolide sulfoxide and pergolide sulfone. J. Pharm. Sci. 72: 733-736, 1983. PubMed: 6684155

Mason DJ, et al. Lincomycin, a new antibiotic. I. Discovery and biological properties. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 1962: 554-559, 1963.

type strain

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF234655 Streptomyces lincolnensis LmbIH (lmbIH) gene, partial cds.

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