Aspergillus niger van Tieghem, anamorph (ATCC® 46951)

Strain Designations: 350  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations 350
produces citric acid citrate
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 323: Malt agar medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor A Das
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--A Das<<--P. Roy
soil, India
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U18553 acid phophatase gene SR aphA

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M23540 Aspergillus niger phosphate-repressible acid phosphatase gene,

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U18554 Aspergillus niger ATCC 46951 acid phosphatase (aphA) gene, partial


Mullaney EJ, et al. The Aspergillus niger (ficuum) aphA gene encodes a pH 6.0-optimum acid phosphatase. Gene 162: 117-121, 1995. PubMed: 7557398

Das A, Roy P. Rapid strain selection for citric acid production. Adv. Biotechnol. 1: 51-55, 1980.

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