Penicillium turbatum Westling, anamorph (ATCC® 28797)

Strain Designations: [A 26771, NRRL 5630]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

Strain Designations [A 26771, NRRL 5630]
produces A26771B
produces epipolythiopiperazinedione
produces oleic acid
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
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Medium ATCC® Medium 323: Malt agar medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24.0°C
Name of Depositor CE Higgins
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--CE Higgins<<--Eli Lilly Co. A 26771
soil, Turkey

Arai K, et al. Biosynthesis of antibiotic A26771B by Penicillium turbatum and dehydrocurvularin by Alternaria cinerariae: comparison of stereochemistry of polyketide and fatty acid enoyl thiol ester reductases. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 111: 3391-3399, 1989.

Michel KH, et al. The isolation and structure elucidation of macrocyclic lactone antibiotic, A26771B. J. Antibiot. 30: 571-575, 1977. PubMed: 142754

Michel KH, et al. Epipolythiopiperazinedione antibiotics from Penicillium turbatum. J. Antibiot. 27: 57-64, 1974. PubMed: 4367201