Streptomyces albus

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Streptomyces albus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Actinobacteria
Class: Actinobacteria
Order: Actinomycetales
Family: Streptomycetaceae
Genus: Streptomyces
Species: S. albus
Binomial name
Streptomyces albus
(Rossi-Doria) Waksman & Henrici, 1943

Streptomyces albus is a bacterial species from which the pseudodisaccharide aminoglycoside salbostatin was isolated.[1]

S. albus is known to produce white aerial mycelium<ref>P. G. Lindsay, P. Geertje, V. K. Paul, P. Ka, The Prokaryotes E. Rosenberg, E. F. DeLong, S. Lory, E. Stackebrandt, F. Thompson, Eds. (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2014;, p.958</ref>


  1. ^ T. Yamagishi, C. Uchida & S. Ogawa (1995). "Total synthesis of trehalase inhibitor salbostatin". Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 5 (5): 487–490. doi:10.1016/0960-894X(95)00055-X. 

Further Reading[edit]

Labeda, D. P.; Doroghazi, J. R.; Ju, K-S; Metcalf, W. W. "Taxonomic evaluation of Streptomyces albus and related species using multilocus sequence analysis and proposals to emend the description of Streptomyces albus and describe Streptomyces pathocidini sp. nov.". International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 64 (Part 3): 894-900. PMID 24277863.