Streptomyces azureus Kelley et al. (ATCC® 14921)

Strain Designations: SC 2364 [ATCC 19728, CBS 467.68, IFO 12744, IMRU 3705, ISP 5106, RIA 1009]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations SC 2364 [ATCC 19728, CBS 467.68, IFO 12744, IMRU 3705, ISP 5106, RIA 1009]
Produces thiostrepton bryamycin
Produces thiostrepton-resistant methylase
Soil, New Mexico
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 yes (type strain)
Streptomyces cyaneus
Medium ATCC® Medium 196: Yeast malt extract agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor E.R. Squibb & Sons, Inc.
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished.
Soil, New Mexico

Thompson J, Cundliffe E. Purification and properties of an RNA methylase produced by Streptomyces azureus and involved in resistance to thiostrepton. J. Gen. Microbiol. 124: 291-297, 1981.

Donovick R, et al. Thiostrepton, its salts, and production. US Patent 2,982,689 dated May 2 1961

. . Bergey's Manual Syst. Bacteriol. 4: 2474, 1989.

Shirling EB, Gottlieb D. Cooperative description of type cultures of Streptomyces. II. Species descriptions from first study. Int J Syst Bacteriol 18: 69-189, 1968.

Kelly J, et al. Thiostrepton, a new antibiotic: tube dilution sensitivity studies. Oral Surg. Oral Med. Oral Pathol. 12: 1334-1339, 1959.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Trejo WH, Bennett RE. Streptomyces species comprising the blue-spore series. J. Bacteriol. 85: 676-690, 1963.

type strain

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB015179 Streptomyces cyaneus plasmid pSA1.1 DNA, rep_origin region.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AB015178 Streptomyces cyaneus plasmid pSA1.1 gene for Rep protein, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X54219 S.azureus tsr gene for thiostrepton resistance protein (tandem promoters tsrp2 and tsrp1).

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