Aspergillus terreus Thom (ATCC® 32588)

Strain Designations: 21/I  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Aspergillus terreus Thom, anamorph
Strain Designations 21/I
produces itaconic acid
produces itatartaric acid
produces itaconic and itatartaric acid plus lactone
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 323: Malt agar medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 35.0°C
Name of Depositor J Jakubowska
Gamma mutant of NRRL 1960
Year of Origin 1960

Jakubowska J, et al. The itaconic and itatartaric acid formation by UV and gamma irradiated isolates of Aspergillus terreus NRRL 1960. Acta Microbiol. Pol. 16: 53-68, 1967. PubMed: 4166071

Acta Microbiol. Pol. 16: 227-236, 1967.

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