Acremonium chrysogenum (Thirumalachar et Sukapure) Gams, anamorph (ATCC® 20427)

Strain Designations: K-121 [FERM-P 2285]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Cephalosporium acremonium Corda, anamorph
Strain Designations K-121 [FERM-P 2285]
produces cephalosporin C
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor Takeda Chem. Ind., Ltd.

Kanzaki T, et al. Production of cephalosporin C. US Patent 3,948,726 dated Apr 6 1976

Katamoto K, et al. Method for separating cephalosporins. US Patent 4,535,155 dated Aug 13 1985

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