Streptomyces pluripotens sp. nov., a bacteriocin-producing streptomycete that inhibits meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Lee Learn Han, Nurullhudda Zainal, Adzzie Shazleen Azman, Shu Kee Eng, Nurul-Syakima Ab Mutalib, Wai Fong Yin, Kok Gan Chan

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    Two novel actinobacteria, strains MUSC 135T and MUSC 137, were isolated from mangrove soil at Tanjung Lumpur, Malaysia. The 16S rRNA gene sequence similarity and DNA-DNA relatedness between strains MUSC 135T and MUSC 137 were 100 and 83?3.2 , confirming that these two strains should be classified in the same species.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)3297 - 3306
    Number of pages10
    JournalInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology
    Publication statusPublished - 2014

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