Streptomyces antimycoticus Waksman (ATCC® 23880)

Strain Designations: ISP 5284 [A158, CBS 660.68, IFO 12839, RIA 1198]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations ISP 5284 [A158, CBS 660.68, IFO 12839, RIA 1198]
Produces helixin
Composted soil
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 EB Shirling
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--EB Shirling<<--NRRL 2421
Composted soil

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

Leben C, et al. Helixin, an antibiotic active against certain fungi and bacteria. Mycologia 44: 159-169, 1952.

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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