Streptoalloteichus tenebrarius (ex Higgens and Kastner) Tamura et al. (ATCC® 17920)

Strain Designations: A12253.1 [CBS 697.72, RIA 1357]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Streptomyces tenebrarius Higgens and Kastner
Strain Designations A12253.1 [CBS 697.72, RIA 1357]
Produces nebramycin
Soil, Mexico
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Referred to as the type strain
Not a Streptomyces, contains meso-DAP
Medium ATCC® Medium 185: Bennett's modified agar medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor Eli Lilly & Co.
Soil, Mexico

Higgens CE, Kastner RE. Nebramycin, a new broad-spectrum antibiotic complex. II. Description of Streptomyces tenebrarius. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 7: 324-331, 1967. PubMed: 5596155

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