Penicillium chrysogenum Thom, anamorph (ATCC® 11707)

Strain Designations: Wis. 48-701  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Strain Designations Wis. 48-701
produces antiviral agent consisting of double-stranded RNA
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Development of penicillin-producing strains
carries mycoviruses
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 MP Backus
Selected from Wis. 47-1564, ATCC 11706

Sutherland ES, et al. Production of double stranded ribonucleic acid. US Patent 3,597,318 dated Aug 3 1971

Banks GT, et al. Virus-like particles in penicillin producing strains of Penicillium chrysogenum. Nature 222: 89-90, 1969.

Backus MP, Stauffer JF. The production and selection of a family of strains in Penicillium chrysogenum. Mycologia 47: 429-463, 1955.

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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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