Rhizopus stolonifer (Ehrenberg : Fries) Lind, teleomorph (ATCC® 14037)

Strain Designations: UNB-1 [IMI 90609, VKM F-402]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations UNB-1 [IMI 90609, VKM F-402]
Produces polygalacturonase endopolygalacturonase, pectinase
Produces kynureninase-type enzymes
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® yes
Mating Type plus tester mating type
Zygospore germination
Medium Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Medium 307: Cornmeal agar
Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
Growth Conditions Temperature: 25°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Name of Depositor WL Gauger
Chain of Custody ATCC <-- WL Gauger
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : L47267 Rhizopus stolonifer beta-tubulin gene, partial cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF117935 Rhizopus stolonifer ATCC 14037 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, partial


Am. J. Bot. 48: 427-429, 1961.

Shetty AS, Gaertner FH. Kynureninase-type enzymes of Penicillium roqueforti, Aspergillus niger, Rhizopus stolonifer, and Pseudomonas fluorescens: Further evidence for distinct kynureninase and hydroxykynureninase activities. J. Bacteriol. 122: 235-244, 1975. PubMed: 164432

Trescott AS, Tampion J. Properties of the endopolygalacturonase secreted by Rhizopus stolonifer. J. Gen. Microbiol. 80: 401-409, 1974.

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