Purpureocillium lilacinum (Thom) Luangsa-ard et al. (ATCC® 10114)

Strain Designations: NRRL 895 [8, ATCC 1123, CBS 284.36, DSM 846, IMI 27830, QM 7592]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Penicillium lilacinum Thom, anamorph
Strain Designations NRRL 895 [8, ATCC 1123, CBS 284.36, DSM 846, IMI 27830, QM 7592]
produces carbomycin derivatives magnamycin derivatives
produces dextranase
produces leucomycin derivatives
produces niddamycin derivatives
produces paecilotoxin
produces steroids
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 yes (type strain)
Intended Use
Preceptrol® no
Sequenced Data
Not available.
Name of Depositor NRRL
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--NRRL<<--C. Thom 8 <<--- G. Atkinson and C. Edgarton
soil, Ithaca, NY

Theriault RJ. Mycarosyl macrolide antibiotics. US Patent 3,784,447 dated Jan 8 1974

Thom C. Cultural studies of species of Penicillium. U.S. Dep. Agric. Bur. Anim. Ind. 118: 1-109, 1910.

Walker GJ, Pulkownik A. Action of alpha-1,6,-glucan glucohydrolase on oligosaccharides derived from dextran. Carbohydr. Res. 36: 53-66, 1974. PubMed: 4369744

Carlstrom K. Side chain degradation and 20-(alpha+beta)-reduction of progesterone by cell free preparations of Penicillium lilacinum NRRL 895. Acta Chem. Scand. Ser. B Org. Chem. Biochem. 26: 1718-1720, 1972.

Carlstrom K. Transformations of steroids by cell free preparations of Penicillium lilacinum NRRL 895. IV. Enzyme catalyzed acyl transfer. Acta Chem. Scand. 28: 23-28, 1974.

Lee JM, Fox PF. Purification and characterization of Paecilomyces lilacinus dextranase. Enzyme Microb. Technol. 7: 573-577, 1985.

Mikami Y, et al. Paecilotoxin production in clinical or terrestrial isolates of Paecilomyces lilacinus strains. Mycopathologia 108: 195-199, 1989. PubMed: 2615806

type strain

type strain

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