Streptomyces tenebrarius Higgens and Kastner (ATCC® 17921)

Strain Designations: A12253.1.6  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations A12253.1.6
Produces nebramycin
Nonsporulating isolate derived from ATCC 17920
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
Not a Streptomyces, contains meso-DAP
Medium ATCC® Medium 185: Bennett's modified agar medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor Eli Lilly & Co.
Nonsporulating isolate derived from ATCC 17920

Higgens CE, Kastner RE. Nebramycin, a new broad-spectrum antibiotic complex. II. Description of Streptomyces tenebrarius. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 7: 324-331, 1967. PubMed: 5596155

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