Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin (ATCC® 13144)

Strain Designations: 423 [DSM 875]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin, anamorph
Strain Designations 423 [DSM 875]
produces imipramine
transformation of: sesquiterpene lactone costunolide
transformation of: pergolide to pergolide sulfoxide
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
11-alpha-Hydroxylation of steroids
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Name of Depositor Schering Corp.

Ilavask J, Herzog HL. 11alpha-hydroxylation of steroids by Beauveria. US Patent 3,013,945 dated Dec 19 1961

Clark AM, Hufford CD. Microbial transformations of the sesquiterpene lactone costunolide. J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans. 1979: 3022-3028, 1979.

Hufford CD, et al. Metabolism of imipramine by microorganisms. J. Pharm. Sci. 70: 151-155, 1981. PubMed: 7205217

Smith RV, et al. Microbial transformations of pergolide to pergolide sulfoxide and pergolide sulfone. J. Pharm. Sci. 72: 733-736, 1983. PubMed: 6684155

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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