Streptomyces parvulus Waksman and Gregory (ATCC® 29651)

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

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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

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
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 ATCC® Medium 196: Yeast malt extract agar
ATCC® 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

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