Streptomyces humidus Nakazawa and Shibata (ATCC® 12760)

Strain Designations: 23572 [ATCC 23923, CBS 907.68, IFO 12877, IFO 3520, ISP 5263, KCC S-0386, RIA 1186]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations 23572 [ATCC 23923, CBS 907.68, IFO 12877, IFO 3520, ISP 5263, KCC S-0386, RIA 1186]
Produces dihydrostreptomycin sulfate dihydrostreptomycin
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)
Streptomyces diastaticus
Medium ATCC® Medium 196: Yeast malt extract agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor Takeda Pharm. Ind., Ltd.

Nakazawa K, et al. Production of dihydrostreptomycin. US Patent 2,931,756 dated Apr 5 1960

. . Bergey's Manual Syst. Bacteriol. 4: 2475, 1989.

Imamura A, et al. A new species of Streptomyces producing dihydrostreptomycin. Proc. Jpn. Acad. 32: 648-653, 1956.

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

Shirling EB, Gottlieb D. Cooperative description of type cultures of Streptomyces. III. Additional species descriptions from first and second studies. Int J Syst Bacteriol 18: 279-392, 1968.

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U72169 Streptomyces humidus 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U72181 Streptomyces humidus tryptophan synthase beta subunit (trpB) gene, partial cds.