Paenibacillus polymyxa (Prazmowski) Ash et al. (ATCC® 21830)

Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Bacillus polymyxa subsp. colistinus
Produces colistin colimycin
Produces gatavalin
Produces jolipeptin
Soil, Date City, Japan
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
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 3: Nutrient agar or nutrient broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor Kayaku Antibiotics Research Laboratories
U.S. Patent Number 3,883,649
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, Date City, Japan

Nakajima N, et al. Gatavalin and process for producing same. US Patent 3,923,978 dated Dec 2 1975

J. Antibiot. Ser. A 3: 457-458, 1950.

Nakajima N, et al. A new antibiotic, gatavalin. I. Isolation and characterization. J. Antibiot. 25: 243-247, 1972. PubMed: 4559273

Ito M, Koyama Y. Jolipeptin, a new peptide antibiotic. I. Isolation, physico-chemical and biological characteristics. J. Antibiot. 25: 304-308, 1972. PubMed: 5042449

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AJ320493 Paenibacillus polymyxa partial 16S rRNA gene, strain DSM 36T

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