Micromonospora echinospora Luedemann and Brodsky (ATCC® 15835)

Strain Designations: [NRRL 2953]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Micromonospora purpurea Luedemann and Brodsky
Strain Designations [NRRL 2953]
Produces gentamicins gentamicin
Produces restriction endonuclease MpuI
Loam, Syracuse, NY
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 172: N-Z amine with soluble starch and glucose
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor G Luedemann
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--G Luedemann<<--A. Woyciesjes
Loam, Syracuse, NY

Meyertons JL, et al. Actinophages and restriction enzymes from Micromonospora species (Actinomycetales). J. Ind. Microbiol. 2: 293-303, 1987.

Escalante L, et al. Carbon catabolite regulation of gentamicin formation. J. Antibiot. 45: 465-469, 1992. PubMed: 1592679

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

Luedemann GM, Brodsky B. Taxonomy of gentamicin-producing Micromonospora. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 1963: 116-124, 1964.

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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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