Streptomyces parvulus Waksman and Gregory (ATCC® 29651)

Strain Designations: AMI cloned  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations AMI cloned
Application
Produces dactinomycin actinomycin, actinomycin D
Production of actinomycin D by protoplasts
Isolation
Derived from existing strain
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Colony Morphology Colonies on #196 agar have gray, yellow, brown aerial mycelia and yellow brown substrate mycelia. A soluble yellowish brown pigment is produced.
Medium Medium 196: Yeast malt extract agar
Medium 1877: ISP Medium 1
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic 
Colony Morphology Colonies on #196 agar have gray, yellow, brown aerial mycelia and yellow brown substrate mycelia. A soluble yellowish brown pigment is produced.
Name of Depositor E Katz
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- E Katz <-- AB Mayer
Isolation
Derived from existing strain
References

Williams WK, Katz E. Development of a chemically defined medium for the synthesis of actinomycin D by Streptomyces parvulus. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 11: 281-290, 1977. PubMed: 848936

Hitchcock MJ, Katz E. Actinomycin biosynthesis by protoplasts derived from Streptomyces parvulus. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 13: 104-114, 1978. PubMed: 75712

derived from ATCC 12434