Arthrobacter albidus (ATCC® 15243)

Strain Designations: 2-018  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 2-018
Produces AICA ribonucleotide 5-amino-imidazolecarboxamide, AICAR
Produces 5-amino-imidazole carboxamide riboside (AICAR) and related compounds
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor Chas. Pfizer & Co., Inc.

Dezeeuw JR. Production of 5-amino-4-imidazole-carboxamide riboside and related compounds. US Patent 3,173,848 dated Mar 16 1965

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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