Actinoplanes | Article about Actinoplanes by The Free Dictionary
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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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.