Rhizopus oryzae Went et Prinsen Geerligs (ATCC® 22580)

Strain Designations: IFO 5441 [AHU R-131, IMI 309922]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Deposited As Rhizopus javanicus Takeda, teleomorph
Strain Designations IFO 5441 [AHU R-131, IMI 309922]
produces fumaric acid
produces lactic acid lactate
produces lipase
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: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor IFO - Institute for Fermentation, Osaka
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--IFO - Institute for Fermentation, Osaka<<--AHU R-131 <<--- Japan Monopoly Corp.
industrial alcohol production, Amylo process

Soccol CR, et al. Production of L-lactic acid by Rhizopus species. World J. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 10: 433-435, 1994.