streptomycete

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strep·to·my·cete

(strep'tō-mī'sēt),
A term used to refer to a member of the genus Streptomyces; it is sometimes improperly used to refer to any member of the family Streptomycetaceae.

streptomycete

any ORGANISM of the GENUS STREPTOMYCES and related genera.
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Some strains of Cephalosporium species such as Emericellopsis species, Acremonium chrysogenum; Paecilomyces species like Paecilomyces carnius and Streptomycetes species i.e.
Isolation, Characterization and Screening for Fiber Hydrolytic EnzymesProducing Streptomycetes of Jordanian Forest Soils.
Chen et al., "Antitumour and antimicrobial activities of endophytic streptomycetes from pharmaceutical plants in rainforest," Letters in Applied Microbiology, vol.
Streptomycetes are Gram-positive bacteria, which are widely distributed in nature and abundant in soil.
Thiostrepton, an antibiotic derived from several strains of Streptomycetes, functions as an antagonist of TLR7, TLR8, and TLR9.
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The three isolates E7, E13 and S25 grew on a range of agar media showing morphology typical of Streptomycetes. The color of the substrate mycelium and aerial spore mass varied (brown and white for the isolates E7 and S25, red for the isolate E13).
Ten soil samples were collected from various sites in salt range, Kalar Kahar, Pakistan, in labeled sterile polythene bags, and were processed further by physical (50-55degC for 2-16 h) and chemical treatment (CaCO3 in ratio10:1 w/w) methods described by Hayakawa and Nonomura (1989) for enrichment of streptomycetes.
Nevalainen, "Media for cultivation of indoor streptomycetes," Journal of Microbiological Methods, vol.