Micromonospora echinospora Luedemann and Brodsky (ATCC® 15835)

Strain Designations: [NRRL 2953]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Micromonospora purpurea Luedemann and Brodsky
Strain Designations [NRRL 2953]
Produces gentamicins gentamicin
Produces restriction endonuclease MpuI
Loam, Syracuse, NY
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 172: N-Z amine with soluble starch and glucose
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor G Luedemann
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--G Luedemann<<--A. Woyciesjes
Loam, Syracuse, NY

Meyertons JL, et al. Actinophages and restriction enzymes from Micromonospora species (Actinomycetales). J. Ind. Microbiol. 2: 293-303, 1987.

Escalante L, et al. Carbon catabolite regulation of gentamicin formation. J. Antibiot. 45: 465-469, 1992. PubMed: 1592679

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 30: 225-420, 1980.

Luedemann GM, Brodsky B. Taxonomy of gentamicin-producing Micromonospora. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 1963: 116-124, 1964.

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