Streptomyces graminofaciens Charney et al. (ATCC® 12705)

Strain Designations: MA-317 [CBS 756.72, IFO 13455, ISP 5559, RIA 1416]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations MA-317 [CBS 756.72, IFO 13455, ISP 5559, RIA 1416]
Produces virginiamycin pristinamycin, streptogramin
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 Merck & Co., Inc.

Shirling EB, Gottlieb D. Cooperative description of type strains of Streptomyces. V. Additional descriptions. Int J Syst Bacteriol 22: 265-394, 1972.

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

Charney J, et al. Streptogramin, a new antibiotic. Antibiot. Chemother. 3: 1283-1286, 1953.

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These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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