Absidia coerulea Bainier, teleomorph (ATCC® 10738a)

Strain Designations: NRRL 1315 + [C913; CBS 104.08, DSM 3018, MUCL 10045]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Strain Designations NRRL 1315 + [C913; CBS 104.08, DSM 3018, MUCL 10045]
Application
produces chitin deacetylase
produces chitosan
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain yes RefEllis JJ, Hesseltine CW. The genus Absidia: Globose-spored species. Mycologia 57: 222-235, 1965.
Preceptrol® no
Mating Type mating type plus tester mating type plus
Medium Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor NRRL
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NRRL<<--A.F. Blakeslee C 913 <<--- CBS 104.08 <<--- O. Hagem
Isolation
soil
References

Ellis JJ, Hesseltine CW. The genus Absidia: Globose-spored species. Mycologia 57: 222-235, 1965.

Rane KD, Hoover DG. Production of chitosan by fungi. Food Biotechnol. 7: 11-33, 1993.

Dunkel C, Knorr D. Enhancement of chitin deacetylase activity in Mucor rouxii and Absidia coreluea [coerulea] with chitin and its detection with a non-radioactive substrate. Food Biotechnol. 8: 67-74, 1994.

type strain

Ellis JJ, Hesseltine CW. The genus Absidia: Globose-spored species. Mycologia 57: 222-235, 1965.