Streptomyces plicatus Pridham et al. (ATCC® 12957a)

Strain Designations: Chas. Pfizer Co. BA-11028A  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Chas. Pfizer Co. BA-11028A
Produces plicamycin mithramycin
Production of mithramycin A, B and/or C
Colonial variant derived from ATCC 12957
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
Medium ATCC® Medium 196: Yeast malt extract agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor Chas. Pfizer & Co., Inc.
Colonial variant derived from ATCC 12957

Sobin BA, et al. Mithramycins as transplanted tumor inhibiting agents. US Patent 3,646,194 dated Feb 29 1972

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These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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