Acremonium chrysogenum (Thirumalachar et Sukapure) Gams, anamorph (ATCC® 46117)

Strain Designations: W53253  /  Product Format: frozen

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Deposited As Cephalosporium acremonium Corda, anamorph
Strain Designations W53253
produces cephalosporin C
produces cephalosporins
produces deacetoxycephalosporin C
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor MT Kuenzi
mutant derived from IMI 49137

Herold T, et al. Cephalosporin C production in a stirred tank reactor. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 29: 168-173, 1988.

Zhou W, et al. Cephalosporin C production by a highly productive Cephalosporium acremonium strain in an airlift tower loop reactor with static mixers. J. Biotechnol. 28: 165-177, 1993. PubMed: 7763560

Kuenzi MT. Regulation of cephalosporin synthesis in Cephalosporium acremonium by phosphate and glucose. Arch. Microbiol. 128: 78-83, 1980.

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