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HOME > Restriction Enzymes> Sources > Streptomyces achromogenes
Streptomyces achromogenes

BioHazard Level:

Growth Temperature:

Appropriate growth media:
YMG agar, YMG broth

Genomic sources for restriction enzymes (at this website):
SacI, SacII

Gram Stain:
Streptomyces achromogenes is Gram stain positive

Streptomyces achromogenes is aerobic

Streptomyces achromogenes is non-motile

Taxonomic lineage:
Bacteria; Actinobacteria; Actinobacteria (class); Actinobacteridae; Actinomycetales; Streptomycineae; Streptomycetaceae; Streptomyces

Industrial uses or economic implications:
Streptomyces achromogenes produces 5H-pyrrolo (2,1-C) (1,4) benzodiazepin-5-ones.

Streptomyces achromogenes is the source of the anti-neoplastic drug and antibiotic Streptozotocin (Zanosar).
Disclaimer: This information is presented as is. While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, please check current reference material prior to growth or handling of microorganisms.

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