Rhizopus oryzae Went et Prinsen Geerligs, teleomorph (ATCC® 22580)

Strain Designations: IFO 5441 [AHU R-131, IMI 309922]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Rhizopus javanicus Takeda, teleomorph
Strain Designations IFO 5441 [AHU R-131, IMI 309922]
produces fumaric acid
produces lactic acid lactate
produces lipase
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor IFO - Institute for Fermentation, Osaka
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--IFO - Institute for Fermentation, Osaka<<--AHU R-131 <<--- Japan Monopoly Corp.
industrial alcohol production, Amylo process

Nakashima T, et al. Cell aggregation as a trigger for enhancement of intracellular lipase production by a Rhizopus species. J. Ferment. Bioeng. 70: 85-89, 1990.

. . Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 41: 330-336, 1994.

Soccol CR, et al. Production of L-lactic acid by Rhizopus species. World J. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 10: 433-435, 1994.

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