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Table 1 Characteristics of the A. cellulolyticus strains and plasmids used in this study

From: Enhancing cellulase and hemicellulase production by genetic modification of the carbon catabolite repressor gene, creA, in Acremonium cellulolyticus

Strain or Plasmid Description References
Strain   
A. cellulolyticus Y-94 Wild type (FERM BP-5826) Yamanobe et al. (1987)
YP-4 Uracil auxotroph mutant derived from Y-94 Inoue et al. (2013)
YDCre YP-4 prototrophic transformant horboring pDCre2500, creA disruptant. This study
YPyrF YP-4 prototrophic transformant horboring a single copy pbs-pyrF in pyrF loci. This study
YCreGFP YP-4 prototrophic transformant harboring pCreGFP This study
Plasmid   
pbs-pyrF Ampr PyrFr; pBluescript KS(+) derivative containing 2.7-kb fragment harboring pyrF from Y-94 Fujii et al. (2012)
pDCre2500 Ampr PyrFr; pbs-pyrF derivative containing 2.5 kb upstream and 2.5 kb downstream regions of creA This study
pDCre1000 Ampr PyrFr; pbs-pyrF derivative containing 1.0 kb upstream and 1.0 kb downstream regions of creA This study
pCreGFP Ampr PyrFr; pbs-pyrF derivative containing GFP and creA fused gene This study