Cephalosporium acremonium

Cephalosporium acremonium

the bacteria which produces the natural cephalosporin antibiotics.
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Cephalosporin C (CPC) was the second [beta]-lactam antibiotics to be discovered after penicillin from the fungus Cephalosporium acremonium by Giuseppe Brotzu (1,2).
He was the first one to isolate cultures of Cephalosporium acremonium in sewer water off the coast of Sardinia in 1948.
amp; 4 Giaiotti (1979); Anamorphic Ascomycetes Cephalosporium acremonium Corda (1839) 2 (= Acremonium strictum); Anamorphic Hypocreales * Cercospora balansae Speg.