Micromonospora echinospora Luedemann and Brodsky (ATCC® 15837)

Strain Designations: NRRL 2985 [CBS 619.66, DSM 43816, IFO 12574, IMET 8211, JCM 3073, RIA S-420]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Micromonospora echinospora subsp. echinospora Luedemann and Brodsky
Strain Designations NRRL 2985 [CBS 619.66, DSM 43816, IFO 12574, IMET 8211, JCM 3073, RIA S-420]
Produces gentamicins gentamicin
Produces restriction endonuclease MecI
Soil, Jamesville, NY
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium 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
Soil, Jamesville, NY

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

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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