Eremothecium ashbyi (Guilliermond ex Routien) Batra (ATCC® 36179)

Strain Designations: [IFO 0944]  /  Product Format: frozen

Deposited As Eremothecium ashbyi Guilliermond, teleomorph
Strain Designations [IFO 0944]
Application
produces 4-ribitylamino-5-amino-2,6-dihydroxypyrimidine
produces riboflavin vitamin B2
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Comments
Flavinogenesis
Medium Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor H Mitsuda
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--H Mitsuda<<--IFO 0944 <<--- T. Goodwin <<--- CBS
Isolation
cotton balls and coffee beans, West Indies
References

Madia AM, et al. Enzymic constitution, ribitol formation & flavinogenesis in Eremothecium ashbyii. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 14: 680-683, 1976. PubMed: 1035903

Mitsuda H, Nakajima K. Isolation of 4-ribitylamino-5-amino-2, 6-dihydroxypyrimidine from a high flavinogenic mold Eremothecium ashbyii. J. Nutr. Sci. Vitaminol. 22: 307-312, 1976. PubMed: 1034673

Routien JB. Crebrothecium ashbyi. Mycologia 41: 183-185, 1949.