Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin (ATCC® 90517)

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

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Deposited As Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin, anamorph
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

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

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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