Candida tropicalis (Castellani) Berkhout (ATCC® MYA-3404)

Strain Designations: T1  /  Product Format: frozen

Deposited As Candida tropicalis
Strain Designations T1
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Yes

Comments
Genome sequencing strain (Broad Institute, USA).
mitochondrial genome sequenced strain
Morphology

After 3 days at 25°C colonies cream-coloured, smooth, dull, with a mycelial border forming after prolonged incubation. Yeast cells globose to short-ovoid to long-ovoid 3·0-5·5 x 4·0-9·0 µm, single or budding, sometimes forming short chains with mycelium often present in older cultures.

Medium Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Sequenced Data
No DNA sequencing was performed in house on this product.
Morphology

After 3 days at 25°C colonies cream-coloured, smooth, dull, with a mycelial border forming after prolonged incubation. Yeast cells globose to short-ovoid to long-ovoid 3·0-5·5 x 4·0-9·0 µm, single or budding, sometimes forming short chains with mycelium often present in older cultures.

Name of Depositor C Pujol
Special Collection NSF - Mycology
Chain of Custody
F Odds
C Pujol University of Iowa
Cross References

Complete Genome (GenBank) : AAFN00000000 Candida tropicalis MYA-3404, whole genome shotgun sequencing project.

References

Joly S, et al. Development of two species-specific fingerprinting probes for broad computer-assisted epidemilogical studies of Candida tropicalis. J. Clin. Microbiol. 34: 3063-3071, 1996. PubMed: 8940449

Butler G, et al. Evolution of pathogenicity and sexual reproduction in eight Candida genomes. Nature 459: 657-662, 2009. PubMed: 19465905