Species "Streptomyces carbophilus"

Name: "Streptomyces carbophilus" Matsuoka et al. 1989

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: car.bo.phi.lus. N.L. masc. adj. suff. -philus; N.L. masc. adj. carbophilus

Gender: masculine

Original publication: Matsuoka T, Miyakoshi S, Tanzawa K, Nakahara K, Hosobuchi M, Serizawa N. Purification and characterization of cytochrome P-450sca from Streptomyces carbophilus. ML-236B (compactin) induces a cytochrome P-450sca in Streptomyces carbophilus that hydroxylates ML-236B to pravastatin sodium (CS-514), a tissue-selective inhibitor of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme-A reductase. Eur J Biochem 1989; 184:707-713.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Parent taxon: Streptomyces Waksman and Henrici 1943 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Matsuoka T, Miyakoshi S, Tanzawa K, Nakahara K, Hosobuchi M, Serizawa N. Purification and characterization of cytochrome P-450sca from Streptomyces carbophilus. ML-236B (compactin) induces a cytochrome P-450sca in Streptomyces carbophilus that hydroxylates ML-236B to pravastatin sodium (CS-514), a tissue-selective inhibitor of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme-A reductase. Eur J Biochem 1989; 184:707-713.

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Record number: 14180
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