Actinoplanes

Actinoplanes

[‚ak·tə·nō′plā·nēz]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria in the family Actinoplanaceae having aerial mycelia and spherical to subspherical sporangia; spores are spherical and motile by means of a tuft of polar flagella.
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2009) found that three rhizoactinomycetes Streptomyces MM40, Actinoplanes ME3 and Micromonospora MM18 produced and released IAA, GA3, and zeatine in a defined media.
It is a glycopeptide antibiotic extracted from Actinoplanes teichomyceticus with a similar spectrum of activity to vancomycin.
Acarbose, a complex of oligosaccharides isolated from Actinoplanes sp.
Compound 4 was isolated from gram-negative bacteria Ralstonia metallidurans [18] and compound 10 was isolated from actinomycetes Actinoplanes missouriensis [26].
Phylogenetic analysis of the genus Actinoplanes and transfer of Actinoplanes minutisporangius Ruan et al.
The alpha glucosidase inhibitors (AGIs) were initially isolated from bacterial cultures or their derivatives: acarbose from Actinoplanes, miglitol, a semisynthetic derivative of 1-deoxynojirimycin, from Bacillus and Streptomyces sp.
Initially patented in 1995 as Actinoplanes sp or the bacteria strain called SE 50, the global marketing of the drug as Acarbose, commenced in 2000.