Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin, anamorph (ATCC® 13144)

Strain Designations: 423 [DSM 875]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations 423 [DSM 875]
produces imipramine
transformation of: sesquiterpene lactone costunolide
transformation of: pergolide to pergolide sulfoxide
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
11-alpha-Hydroxylation of steroids
Medium Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Name of Depositor Schering Corp.

Ilavask J, Herzog HL. 11alpha-hydroxylation of steroids by Beauveria. US Patent 3,013,945 dated Dec 19 1961

Clark AM, Hufford CD. Microbial transformations of the sesquiterpene lactone costunolide. J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans. 1979: 3022-3028, 1979.

Hufford CD, et al. Metabolism of imipramine by microorganisms. J. Pharm. Sci. 70: 151-155, 1981. PubMed: 7205217

Smith RV, et al. Microbial transformations of pergolide to pergolide sulfoxide and pergolide sulfone. J. Pharm. Sci. 72: 733-736, 1983. PubMed: 6684155

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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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