Streptomyces himastatinicus (ATCC® 53653)

Strain Designations: C39108 [Bu3730T, P210-51]#]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Streptomyces hygroscopicus subsp. hygroscopicus (Jensen) Waksman and Henrici
Strain Designations C39108 [Bu3730T, P210-51]#]
Application
Produces himastatin
Isolation
Soil, India
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 frozen
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Medium ATCC® Medium 196: Yeast malt extract agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor Bristol-Myers Co.
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished. This material may not have been produced or characterized by ATCC.
Isolation
Soil, India
References

Leet JE, et al. Himastatin, a new antitumor antibiotic from Streptomyces hygroscopicus. III. Structural elucidation. J. Antibiot. 49: 299-311, 1996. PubMed: 8626248

Lam KS, et al. Himastatin, a new antitumor antibiotic from Streptomyces hygroscopicus. I. Taxonomy of producing organism, fermentation and biological activity. J. Antibiot. 43: 956-960, 1990. PubMed: 2211362

Leet JE, et al. Himastatin, a new antitumor antibiotic from Streptomyces hygroscopicus. II. Isolation and characterization. J. Antibiot. 43: 961-966, 1990. PubMed: 2211363

Kumar Y, Goodfellow M. Five new members of the Streptomyces violaceusniger 16S rRNA gene clade: Streptomyces castelarensis sp. nov., comb. nov., Streptomyces himastatinicus sp. nov., Streptomyces mordarskii sp. nov., Streptomyces rapamycinicus sp. nov. and Streptomyces ruanii sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 58: 1369-1378, 2008. PubMed 18523180