Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin, anamorph (ATCC® 90517)

Strain Designations: NRRL 20698  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations NRRL 20698
produces chymoelastase
produces chymotrypsin
produces endochitinase
produces esterase
produces hexosaminidase A (alpha polypeptide) Hexose aminidase A (alpha polypeptide), beta-N-acetylhexosaminidase, N-acetyl-beta-glucosaminidase
produces trypsin
degradation of insect cuticles
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Name of Depositor NRRL
Dysdercus sp., Peru

Gupta SC, et al. Insect cuticle-degrading enzymes from the entomophagous fungus Beauveria bassiana. Exp. Mycol. 16: 132-137, 1992.

Kirkland BH, Keyhani NO. Expression and purification of a functionally active class I fungal hydrophobin from the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana in E. coli. J. Ind. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 38: 327-335, 2011.

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