Penicillium melinii Thom, anamorph (ATCC® 13352)

Strain Designations: IMI 61837 [CBS 241.56, FRR 2571, IFO 8138, LSHB SM683, QM 6963]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Deposited As Penicillium atrovenetum Smith, anamorph
Strain Designations IMI 61837 [CBS 241.56, FRR 2571, IFO 8138, LSHB SM683, QM 6963]
Application
produces 3-nitropropionic acid beta-nitropropionic acid
produces atrovenetin
Biosafety Level 1

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Product Format freeze-dried
Type Strain yes (type strain of Penicillium atrovenetum)
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 336: Potato dextrose agar (PDA)
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor IMI
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--IMI<<--G. Smith LSHB SM683
Isolation
soil, England
References

. The genus Penicillium. London: Academic Press; 1979.

Neill KG, Raistrick H. Studies in the biochemistry of micro-organisms. 100. Metabolites of Penicillium atrovenetum G. Smith. I. Atrovenetin, a new crystalline colouring matter. Biochem. J. 65: 166-176, 1957. PubMed: 13403888

Birkinshaw JH, Dryland AM. Studies in the biochemistry of micro-organisms. Biosynthesis of beta-nitropropionic acid by the mould Penicillium atrovenetum G. Smith. Biochem. J. 93: 478-487, 1964. PubMed: 5839181

type strain of Penicillium atrovenetum

type strain of Penicillium atrovenetum