Lachancea thermotolerans (Filippov) Kurtzman (ATCC® 56472)

Strain Designations: NRRL Y-8284 [CBS 6340, VKM Y-894]  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Deposited As Kluyveromyces thermotolerans (Filippov) Yarrow
Strain Designations NRRL Y-8284 [CBS 6340, VKM Y-894]
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain yes
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain


Genome sequencing strain (Genolevures Consortium, France).
Mitochondrial genome sequencing completed.
Medium ATCC® Medium 28: Emmons' modification of Sabouraud's agar
ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 24°C to 26°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Sequenced Data
Not available.
Name of Depositor NRRL
Fermenting mirabelle plum jam, USSR
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CU928165 Kluyveromyces thermotolerans strain CBS6340 chromosome A complete sequence.


Filippov GS. Porcha fruktovykh konservov, vyzvannaya drozhzhevym gribkom. Tr. Tsentr. Nauchno-Issled. Biokhim. Inst. Pishch. Vkus. Promsti. Nauk SSSR 2: 26-32, 1932.

Souciet JL, et al. Genomic Exploration of the Hemiascomycetous Yeasts: 1. A set of yeast species for molecular evolution studies. FEBS Lett. 487: 3-12, 2000.

Malpertuy A, et al. Genomic Exploration of the Hemiascomycetous Yeasts: 10. Kluyveromyces thermotolerans. FEBS Lett. 487: 61-65, 2000.

Talla E, et al. The complete mitochondrial genome of the yeast Kluyveromyces thermotolerans. FEBS Lett. 579: 30-40, 2005.

Kurtzman CP. Phylogenetic circumscription of Saccharomyces, Kluyveromyces and other members of the Saccharomycetaceae, and the proposal of the new genera Lachancea, Nakaseomyces, Naumovia, Vanderwaltozyma and Zygotorulaspora. FEMS Yeast Res. 4: 233-245, 2003. PubMed: 14654427

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