Streptomyces fimbriatus (Millard and Burr) Waksman and Lechevalier (ATCC® 15051)

Strain Designations: SC-3683 [CBS 453.65, NRRL B-3175]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations SC-3683 [CBS 453.65, NRRL B-3175]
Produces restriction endonuclease SfiI
Produces septacidin
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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 yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 196: Yeast malt extract agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor E.R. Squibb & Sons, Inc.
U.S. Patent Number
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, Las Vegas, NV

Dutcher JD, et al. Septacin, a new antitumor and antifungal antibiotic produced by Streptomyces fimbriatus. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 1963: 83-88, 1964.

Dutcher JD, et al. Septacidin and derivatives thereof. US Patent 3,155,647 dated Nov 3 1964

Qiang BQ, Schildkraut I. A type II restriction endonuclease with an eight nucleotide specificity from Streptomyces fimbriatus. Nucleic Acids Res. 12: 4507-4516, 1984. PubMed: 6330673

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

Roberts RJList of known restriction endonucleasesIn: Roberts RJNew England Biolabs Catalog 1986/87pp. 68-81, 1987

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